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brooding

adjective

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brooding

verb
present participle of brood

Synonyms of brooding (Entry 2 of 2)

to cover and warm eggs as the young inside develop
  • don't disturb the hen while she's brooding

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The first known use of brooding was in 1818

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“Brooding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/brooding. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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