brooding
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈbɹuːdɪŋ/
Adjective

brooding

  1. (of a bird) Broody; incubating eggs by sitting on them.
    A brooding hen can be aggressive.
  2. Deeply or seriously thoughtful.
    You like T. S. Eliot's "The Waste Land"? You must be so brooding and deep.
Translations Verb
  1. present participle of brood#English|brood
Noun

brooding (plural broodings)

  1. A spell of brooding; the time when someone broods.



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