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Definition of brooks
BrookBrook Brook, n. [OE. brok, broke, brook, AS. br[=o]c; akin to
D. broek, LG. br[=o]k, marshy ground, OHG. pruoh, G. bruch
marsh; prob. fr. the root of E. break, so as that it
signifies water breaking through the earth, a spring or
brook, as well as a marsh. See Break, v. t.]
A natural stream of water smaller than a river or creek.
The Lord thy God bringeth thee into a good land, a land
of brooks of water. --Deut. viii.
Empires itself, as doth an inland brook Into the main
of waters. --Shak. BrookBrook Brook, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Brooked; p. pr. & vb. n.
Brooking.] [OE. broken, bruken, to use, enjoy, digest, AS.
br?can; akin to D. gebruiken to use, OHG. pr?hhan, G.
brauchen, gebrauchen, Icel. br?ka, Goth. br?kjan, and L.
frui, to enjoy. Cf. Fruit, Broker.]
1. To use; to enjoy. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
2. To bear; to endure; to put up with; to tolerate; as, young
men can not brook restraint. --Spenser.
Shall we, who could not brook one lord, Crouch to
the wicked ten? --Macaulay.
3. To deserve; to earn. [Obs.] --Sir J. Hawkins.
Meaning of brook from wikipedia
- in september
brooks, a wine merchant
lender, who acted
as master, or manager, for almack's commissioned henry
- a brook
is a small stream
. the word may also refer
(surname) brook lopez
, american basketball
player. brook mahealani
- the brook trout
(salvelinus fontinalis), sometimes called
the eastern brook
trout, is a species
of fish in the salmon family
- peter stephen
ch , cbe (born 21 march
1925) is an english theatre
and film director
and innovator, who has been based
on its locale
characteristics, a stream
may be referred
to as a branch, brook, beck, burn , creek, 'crick', gill
tony tony chopper
, the archaeologist
, the cyborg shipwright franky
, and the living skeleton musician brook
- timothy james brook
(chinese name: 卜正民; born january
6, 1951 is a distinguished historian specializing
in the study
- eric fred brook
1907 – 29 march
1965) was an english footballer
in the outside
left position. he is the all-time
- the album produced three
more singles including
two more top five r&b hits—'enough cryin'', which features
- brook lopez
1, 1988, north
hollywood, california) is an american basketball player
who currently plays
for the brooklyn