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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A domestic hen ready to lay eggs adj. - Persistently or morbidly thoughtful; Physiologically ready to incubate eggs.

Usage examples (37)
  • A broody hen
  • Adjective, : a broody hen
  • I have learned about "broody" hens, well, sort of ...
  • Fergie is ready to have a baby and is getting 'broody' for more
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