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brook

noun [C]  /brʊk/ us  

brook noun [C] (STREAM)

a small stream: A brook runs past the house.

brook

verb [T]  /brʊk/ us  

brook verb [T] (ALLOW)

to allow or accept something, esp. a difference of opinion or intention: She won’t brook any criticism of her work.
Translations of “brook”
in Korean 시내…
in Arabic جَدوَل, غَدير…
in French ruisseau…
in Turkish dere, çay, küçük akarsu…
in Italian ruscello…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小溪,小河…
in Russian ручей…
in Polish potok…
in Spanish arroyo…
in Portuguese riacho…
in German der Bach…
in Catalan rierol…
in Japanese 小川…
in Chinese (Simplified) 小溪…
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