Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. sharp passion; vexation

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Sharp passion; vexation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Intense passion or emotion.

Etymologies

Compare breme. (Wiktionary)

Examples

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.