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Synonyms for brood

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the offspring, as of an animal or a bird, for example, that are the result of one breeding season

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a group consisting of those descended directly from the same parents or ancestors

to focus the attention on something moodily and at length

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the young of an animal cared for at one time

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think moodily or anxiously about something

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hang over, as of something threatening, dark, or menacing

be in a huff and display one's displeasure

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be in a huff

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Brood mare with foal at foot 1 S Crowther, 2 A Pilling (Mytholmroyd), 3 S Green (Sheffield).
Brood mare with foal at foot 1 and 2 S Crowther, 3 G Sarkar.
Each win netted the owners pounds 2,000 in prize money - but Material World could be worth up to pounds 100,000 if she goes to stud as a brood mare.
The 15-year-old brood mare had been due to foal in three weeks.
Also in the Cobs line-up was Nebo Letterbox, the leading brood mare from the Nebo Stud, Llanon, Ceredigion.
As a full sister to Captain Chris, that makes her a valuable brood mare prospect.
Robin Jones from Tudweiliog with his champion Limousin bull Left, Alwyn Thomas from Bethel, Caernarfon with his brood mare cob - overall in-hand champion in the Welsh section at the Nefyn show.
She was sold to Arthur Lee in Bradford, who sold her to someone in Yorkshire as a brood mare.
He has used money from his leisure interests to bankroll his love of racing, which developed after he was given a brood mare as payment for a debt more than 30 years ago.
11-furlong maiden from market rival Rudder, but Dunlop is playing it gently at the moment with the colt, whose dam Rafha won the Prix de Diane for owner-breeder Prince Faisal and has since proved a splendid brood mare for him.
Leading prices: 1740gns to J Wiegold, Margam for a Sec D palomino gelding sold to Williams, Ogmore; 660gns to D I Davies, Llanllwni for a four-year-old brood mare sold to Beaman, West Midlands; 470gns to 380gns 370gns to A John, Meinciau for coloured mares sold to Harbour, Essex; 380gns to D Spencer, Astwood Bank for an Irish bred gelding sold to Beaman, West Midlands; 350gns to I Dark, Llanrhidian for a mare sold to Eynon, Abergavenny and 300gns 260gns for geldings sold to Humphreys, Shrewsbury; 400gns to S Burrill, Llanwnnen for a four-year-old unbroken mare sold to Williams, Gwyddgrug; Others to 300gns.
He said: "The CEO is expected to attend at major international sales and race meetings, network with clients, and spot stallion or brood mare prospects.
Durham event hosts, Joanne and Billy Moran, were first to gain a head status with their five-year-old brood mare Arlington Park who has been in current season competition with her first foal at foot, Warren Point.
Brood mare with foal at foot, four years old and over A Payne.
He trained her to win a point-to-point and she will eventually go back to him as a brood mare.