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1) brood. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...for breeding: a brood hen. Middle English, from Old English brod. See bhreu- in Appendix I.broodingˇly -ADVERBbrood, dwell, fret1, mope, stew, worry These verbs mean...

2) disquietude. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Worried unease; anxiety: a state of brooding disquietude about a colleague's success....

3) cluck. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1a. The characteristic sound made by a hen when brooding or calling its chicks. b. A sound similar to this. 2. Informal A stupid or foolish person. Inflected forms:...

4) sullen. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: sulˇlenˇer, sulˇlenˇest1. Showing a brooding ill humor or silent resentment; morose or sulky. 2. Gloomy or somber in tone, color, or portent: sullen,...

5) Byron, George Gordon. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...of the leading figures of the romantic movement. The Byronic hero -lonely, rebellious, and brooding-first appeared in Manfred (1817). Among his other works are Childe...

6) sitter. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...parents are not home; a babysitter. b. A person who poses or models, as for a portrait. 2. A brooding hen....

7) sitting. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...a book. 3. A session, as of a legislature or court. 4a. An act, condition, or period of brooding on eggs by a bird; incubation. b. The number of eggs under a brooding...

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