Simple Definition of broody
: serious and sad
of a hen : ready to lay and sit on eggs
of a woman : wanting to have a baby
Examples of broody
a movie with a dark and broody atmosphere
<he spent a long, broody weekend trying to figure out where his relationship with his girlfriend was headed>
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