brool

noun \ ˈbrül \

Definition of brool

plural -s
:a low roar :a deep murmur or humming
  • list to the brool of that royal forest voice
  • —Thomas Carlyle

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Origin and Etymology of brool

probably from German brüllen to roar, bellow, from Middle High German brüelen; akin to Middle Dutch brullen to roar, bellow, Middle High German bral shout; all from a D-German root of imitative origin


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