Definitions for brood

Definitions for (noun) brood

Main entry: brood

Definition: the young of an animal cared for at one time

Definitions for (verb) brood

Main entry: brood, incubate, hatch, cover

Definition: sit on (eggs)

Usage: Birds brood; The female covers the eggs

Main entry: dwell, brood

Definition: think moodily or anxiously about something

Main entry: brood, stew, grizzle

Definition: be in a huff; be silent or sullen

Main entry: sulk, pout, brood

Definition: be in a huff and display one's displeasure

Usage: She is pouting because she didn't get what she wanted

Main entry: loom, brood, bulk large, hover

Definition: hang over, as of something threatening, dark, or menacing

Usage: The terrible vision brooded over her all day long

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