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Definition of "brooked" [brooked]

  • Simple past tense and past participle of brook. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "brooked" in a sentence
  • "Fain would we have washed away the stains of travel; but he was urgent, saying that the king's word brooked no delay."
  • "Roger glanced back, but Bradwarden’s expression brooked no debate."
  • "He ruthlessly exploited weakness in his opponents and brooked no criticism."
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