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brod

noun \ˈbräd\

Definition of brod

plural

-s

now dialectal British

  1. :  any of various objects having a pointed end (such as a goad, prod, thorn, or awl)

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Origin and Etymology of brod

Middle English, brad, goad, from Old Norse broddr spike, sting; akin to Old English brord point, Old High German brort edge, Welsh brathu to sting, stab, Russian brozda bridle, bit, Old English byrst bristle — more at bristle


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brod

transitive verb \"\

Definition of brod

brodded

;

brodded

;

brodding

;

brods

now dialectal British

  1. :  goad, prod

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Origin and Etymology of brod

Middle English brodden, from brod, noun


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