\ ˈbrüm How to pronounce brume (audio) \

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brumous \ ˈbrü-​məs How to pronounce brumous (audio) \ adjective

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cloaked in the early-morning brume, the village did indeed look like some long-lost Brigadoon

First Known Use of brume

1694, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for brume

French, mist, winter, from Old Occitan bruma, from Latin, winter solstice, winter; akin to Latin brevis short — more at brief

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“Brume.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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