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Definition of Brooking

Brooking
Brook 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 Brooking from wikipedia

- Brooking is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: Charles Brooking (c. 1723–1759), English painter Christopher Brooking, English politician...
- manager Bill Nicholson offered £425,000 for the signature of Brooking. According to Brooking in his autobiography, this move was not pursued as he felt...
- pla**** college football at Georgia Tech. Brooking was a five-time Pro Bowl selection with the Falcons. Brooking graduated from East Coweta High School in...
- The Brookings Institution, often referred to simply as Brookings, is an American research group founded in 1916 on Think Tank Row in Washington, D.C. It...
- Troyal Garth Brooks (born February 7, 1962) is an American singer and songwriter. His integration of rock and pop elements into the country genre has earned...
- Willie Love Brooks (born October 8, 1986) is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the Lightweight division of ARES FC. A professional competitor...
- months in 2000-2001. Brooking was admitted to practice as a solicitor in 1954 and was appointed a Queen's Counsel in 1969. Brooking retired in 2002 after...
- Brooking CB CMG MBE DL (4 April 1937 – 22 January 2014) was a British Army officer who served as Commandant of the British Sector in Berlin. Brooking...
- husband John Brooking, who had the stage name of John Franklyn (they divorced in 1951). During the war, her husband was in Africa while Brooking herself worked...
- decorator. Charles Brooking senior had earlier been active in Plymouth and Ireland. On 27 November 1732 "Master Charles Brooking" was recorded as an...
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