"brood" in the noun sense
the young of an animal cared for at one time
"brood" in the verb sense
1. brood, dwell
think moodily or anxiously about something
2. brood, hover, loom, bulk large
hang over, as of something threatening, dark, or menacing
"The terrible vision brooded over her all day long"
3. sulk, pout, brood
be in a huff and display one's displeasure
"She is pouting because she didn't get what she wanted"
4. grizzle, brood, stew
be in a huff be silent or sullen
5. brood, hatch, cover, incubate
sit on (eggs
"The female covers the eggs"
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