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verb [transitive]     brook pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlebrooking
past tensebrooked
past participlebrooked

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  1. not brook something


    brook no something

    to definitely not allow or accept something

    He made it clear that he would brook no dissent.

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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