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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A decorative pin worn by women

Usage examples (40)
  • She was popular in school for her attractive and colorful brooch on her uniform.
  • Sunburst pin brooch Pink and White with goldtone metal
  • VINTAGE AVON BRUSHED GOLD APPLE PIN/brooch butterfly pin brooch gold silver enamel cloisonne 2″
  • Hiding the brooch is a proof he saw me, I'm afraid. for more
Tutoring comment
  • Hesitantly, he "broached" (made known for the first time) the subject of the lost "brooch" (piece of jewelry).
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