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brook

noun [C]  us   /brʊk/

brook noun [C] (STREAM)

a small stream: A brook runs past the house.

brook

verb [T]  us   /brʊk/

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 Arabic جَدوَل, غَدير…
in Korean 시내…
in Malaysian anak sungai…
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 Vietnamese suối nhỏ…
in Spanish arroyo…
in Portuguese riacho…
in Thai ลำห้วย…
in German der Bach…
in Catalan rierol…
in Japanese 小川…
in Indonesian anak sungai…
in Chinese (Simplified) 小溪…
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