how to pronounce broody

/ˈbɹudiː/

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broody is pronounced in two syllables

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bɹud

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An example use of broody in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

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meanings of broody

adjective:

  1. Of any creature or person: showing an interest in raising young.
  2. Of birds: sitting persistently and protectively on a nest, in order to hatch eggs.

noun:

  1. A female bird in the condition to incubate eggs; a broody hen, duck, etc.

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words that rhyme with broody

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