There are 2 translations of brood in Spanish:

brood1

Pronunciation: /bruːd/

n

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Word of the day esporádicamente
adv
sporadically …
Cultural fact of the day

The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.

There are 2 translations of brood in Spanish:

brood2

vi

  • 1 1.1 (reflect) she sat brooding on the unfairness of life rumiaba lo injusta que era la vida stop brooding over her/over it deja de amargarte pensando en ella/de darle vueltas al asunto
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    • A severe attack usually coincides with a stinking hangover and can start as early as midday, from whence I will spend the rest of the weekend brooding on the inevitability of Monday morning.
    • ‘The day after the defeat is probably the worst, you start brooding on it, on what went wrong,’ Ford said.
    • Where comedy was once light-hearted, it now seems to have turned into the television equivalent of Gordon Brown, a serious figure brooding on the great issues.
    1.2
    (brooding present participle/participio presente)
    [literary/literario] [presence/silence] perturbador, inquietante
  • 2 [bird/hen] empollar
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    • Many of the birds are already brooding aquamarine eggs, but some are still in the construction phase.
    • All our study birds continued brooding and provisioning their chicks after the removal of telemetry gear.
    • Incubation lasts 10 to 16 days; chicks hatch synchronously and are brooded for about 4 days depending on the weather.

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Word of the day esporádicamente
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sporadically …
Cultural fact of the day

The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.