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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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Winning the reserve sash in an all-female final was the Section C leader, nine-year-old brood mare Broheddyd Rhiana owned by Anne Sharples, Bolton, and produced by Graham Roberts, Bwlchgwyn.
In recent years similar incidents have proliferated with Beaufort hounds scaring a brood mare into injuring herself requiring euthanasia and invading a farmyard, panicking pregnant cows.
Horsewoman Liana Ballingall says her prize brood mare Ribhinn was written off by vets after one of her hips became crippled by an old injury and arthritis set in.
She was bought as a brood mare prospect, being by Darshaan out of a Sir Ivor mare," said O'Brien.
From the horse and pony sections Gower farmer, David Joseph, chose the winning Veteran horse, Masmitch, a stallion owned by Sue James and ridden by Frankie Currell as supreme champion with the 10-year-old bay Shire brood mare, Bodafon Marie Rose, owned by Elfed and Louise Davies in reserve.
Kate Middleton is like Diana before her - a brood mare for the Windsors.
SHOW JUMPING CLASSES Novice Pony 1 L Wilson, 2 J Wilson, 3 S Halliman Intermidiate Pony 1 A Redman, 2 R Haigh, 3 H Shaw Open Pony 1 L Wilson, 2 K Valslon, 3 L Marshaz Novice Horse 1 S Higgins, 2 S Harrison, 3 L Allen Intermediate Horse 1 D Hudson, 2 C Thompson, 3 B Atkinson Open Horse 1 P Mellor, 2 S Higgins, 3 A Goldthorpe Best condition and turned out 1 O Brown, 2 P Moon, 3 J Morris Stallions and Geldings 1 J Bramwell, 2 P Moon, 3 O Brown Mare (4 years and over) or Brood mare (over 5 years with foal (6 weeks and over) at foot 1 P Moon, 2 J Morris, 3 P Swarbrick.
The mother is a brood mare who gave birth to six other children before undergoing fertility treatment.
The brood mare was mutilated in a field in the Dunipace area of Stirlingshire.
She did lunge at the first but once she got into a rhythm she was great - and she will make a lovely brood mare.
He bought her to breed from, and she should make a lovely brood mare.
Lady Bear certainly boosted her value as a brood mare.
Section A brood mare Shamrock Silk Hortensia defied high winds and stray balloons to ensure the title stayed on Anglesey.
Supreme from the horse and pony classes was Judith Reed's home-bred Section A brood mare, the six-year -old dark grey Haverford Ivy, shown with her pretty filly foal.
He was a council member of the society and served as chairman of their Brood Mare Committee until 2004, but continued to grade mares until 2009 and to act as an inspection judge for Thoroughbred Stallions on behalf of the Society.