Brood - Definition, Synonym, Meaning, Spelling, Information on Brood

the young of animals or of birds, hatched or reared at the same time or from the same dam. See also aerie, breed, fry.


Examples: brood of birds; of blackgame; of smallboats; of chess players [modern pun on to broodLipton]; of chicken; of daughters; of ducks; of eels; of eagles; of eggs; of folly; of game; of grouse; of guilty wishes; of hawks; of heath fowl; of hens; of kittens; of lies; of oysters [in second year]; of petty despots; of poisons; of presbyterians; of salmon; of serpents; of silkworms; of time.