Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See broach, n.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Middle English form of broach and brooch.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The story begins with the Middle English word broche, from the Latin brocca, spike, with the o pronounced as in Oh, yeah?

    No Uncertain Terms

  • In return for her longtime service to the Food Network chef, Sarah personally received an blank broche from blank himself.

    Take Hold And Make A Hole

  • So, here it is again: In return for her longtime service to the Food Network chef, Sarah personally received an blank broche from blank himself.

    Take Hold And Make A Hole

  • First of all, the broche thief in real life would obviously show his face.

    They wrote my blog for me!

  • -- Poulet à la broche: Soul Food Farm chicken stuffed with garlic and sage; with green beans, savory, and corn custard

    How I survived my 65th birthday: Dinner at Chez Panisse!

  • I got a combined 32 months anniversary and Valentine's gift yesterday: a very nice silver broche, and today I got a silver cleaning solution.

    Skydiving promotions.

  • This thread was running through my mind most of yesterday evening and I have two additional comments to add, to close my participation con broche de oro.

    Translate "caxoneria", please

  • This now is some red-headed, long-legged, gillie-white-foot frae the West Port, that, hearing of my promotion, is come up to be a turn-broche, or deputy scullion, through my interest.

    The Fortunes of Nigel

  • Mrs. Davis, / Have you heard how Mrs. Thompson / Spoilt her new broche this morning?

    The Right Word in the Right Place at the Right Time

  • A diamond broche, a gift to Hepburn from Howard Hughes, well, that sold for $120,000.

    CNN Transcript Jun 12, 2004

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