French translation of 'brood'
- [of birds]
- [of children]
broyer du noirto brood about sth
ruminer ses or des inquiétudes à propos de qch,
se faire du mauvais sang à propos de qchto brood on sth or to brood over sth [failure, misfortune]
Example Sentences Including 'brood'
Though fond of the Jackson brood , he was not at his ease with young children.The Gospel Makers
He was keen to start a family as soon as possible, and he wanted the brood to be large.GALILEE (2001)
Tatty's brood , plus various other village children who now used the minibus for the school run, all stuck their tongues out.TICKLED PINK (2002)
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Translation of brood from the Collins English to French Dictionary