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bra |brɑː| — an undergarment worn by women to support their breasts
brabble |ˈbræbʌl| — argue over petty things
brace |breɪs| — a support that steadies or strengthens something else
brace up |ˈbreɪs ʌp| — make secure underneath
bracelet |ˈbreɪslət| — a band of cloth or leather or metal links attached to a wristwatch and wrapped around the wrist
bracelets |ˈbreɪsləts| — plural form of bracelet
bracer |ˈbreɪsər| — a protective covering for the wrist or arm that is used in archery and fencing and other sports
braces |ˈbreɪsəz| — an appliance that corrects dental irregularities
brachial |ˈbreɪkɪəl| — of or relating to an arm
bracing |ˈbreɪsɪŋ| — a structural member used to stiffen a framework
bracken |ˈbrækən| — fern of southeastern Asia; not hardy in cold temperate regions
bracket |ˈbrækɪt| — a category falling within certain defined limits
brackish |ˈbrækɪʃ| — distasteful and unpleasant; spoiled by mixture
bract |brakt| — a modified leaf or leaflike part just below and protecting an inflorescence
brad |bræd| — a small nail
bradawl |ˈbrædɔːl| — an awl for making small holes for brads or small screws
brae |breɪ| — a slope or hillside
brag |bræɡ| — an instance of boastful talk
braggadocio |ˌbræɡəˈdəʊtʃɪəʊ| — vain and empty boasting
braggart |ˈbræɡərt| — a very boastful and talkative person
bragging |ˈbræɡɪŋ| — an instance of boastful talk
braggy — exhibiting self-importance
brahma |ˈbrɑːmə| — the Creator; one of the three major deities in the later Hindu pantheon
brahmapootra |ˈbrɑːməpuːtrə| — A large domestic fowl, peculiar in having the comb divided lengthwise into three parts, and the legs well feathered.
brahmin |ˈbrɑːmɪn| — a member of a social and cultural elite (especially a descendant of an old New England family)
braid |breɪd| — a hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair
braided |ˈbreɪdəd| — woven by (or as if by) braiding
brail |braɪl| — a small net used to draw fish into a boat
braille |breɪl| — French educator who lost his sight at the age of three and who invented a system of writing and printing for sightless people (1809-1852)
brain |breɪn| — that part of the central nervous system that includes all the higher nervous centers; enclosed within the skull; continuous with the spinal cord
brain-drain |ˈbreɪndreɪn| — The migration of educated or talented people from less economically advanced areas to more economically advanced areas, especially to large cities or richer countries.
brain-fag |ˈbreɪn fæɡ| — exhaustion that affects mental keenness
brain-pan |ˈbreɪnpæn| — Alternative form of brainpan.
braincase — the part of the skull that encloses the brain
brainchild |ˈbreɪntʃaɪld| — a product of your creative thinking and work
brainchildren — plural form of brainchild
brainless |ˈbreɪnləs| — not using intelligence
brainpan |ˈbreɪnpan| — the part of the skull that encloses the brain
brainpower |ˈbreɪnpaʊər| — mental ability
brains |ˈbreɪnz| — plural form of brain
brainsick — affected with madness or insanity
brainstorm |ˈbreɪnstɔːrm| — the clear (and often sudden) understanding of a complex situation
brainstorming |ˈbreɪnˌstɔːrmɪŋ| — a group problem-solving technique in which members spontaneously share ideas and solutions
brainteaser |ˈbreɪnˌtiːzər| — A difficult problem or puzzle
brainwash |ˈbreɪnwɔːʃ| — persuade completely, often through coercion
brainwashing |ˈbreɪˌnwɑːʃɪŋ| — forcible indoctrination into a new set of attitudes and beliefs
brainwave |ˈbreɪnweɪv| — (neurophysiology) rapid fluctuations of voltage between parts of the cerebral cortex that are detectable with an electroencephalograph
brainy |ˈbreɪnɪ| — having or marked by unusual and impressive intelligence
braise |breɪz| — cook in liquid
brake |breɪk| — a restraint used to slow or stop a vehicle
brakeman |ˈbreɪkmən| — a railroad employee responsible for a train's brakes
brakesman |ˈbreɪksmən| — someone who operates the winch in a mine
braking |ˈbreɪkɪŋ| — Present participle of brake.
braky |ˈbreɪkɪ| — covered with brambles and ferns and other undergrowth
bramble |ˈbræmbl| — any of various rough thorny shrubs or vines
bran |bræn| — broken husks of the seeds of cereal grains that are separated from the flour by sifting
bran-new |ˌbræn ˈnjuː| — conspicuously new
brancard |ˈbræŋkəd| — (obsolete) A litter on which a person may be carried.
branch |bræntʃ| — a division of some larger or more complex organization
branch out |ˈbræntʃ ˈaʊt| — vary in order to spread risk or to expand
branchiae |ˈbræŋkɪiː| — plural form of branchia
branchial |ˈbræŋkiːəl| — of or relating to gills (or to parts of the body derived from embryonic gills)
branchiate — provided with gills
branching |ˈbræntʃɪŋ| — the act of branching out or dividing into branches
branchless |ˈbrɑːntʃlɪs| — having no branches
branchy |ˈbrɑːntʃɪ| — having many branches
brand |brænd| — a name given to a product or service
brand-name |ˈbrændˌnem| — A trade name.
brand-new |ˌbræn ˈnjuː| — conspicuously new
brandish |ˈbrændɪʃ| — the act of waving
brandling |ˈbrændlɪŋ| — The young or parr of the salmon, so named from its markings being, as it were, branded
brandy |ˈbrændɪ| — distilled from wine or fermented fruit juice
brant |brant| — small dark geese that breed in the north and migrate southward
brant-goose |ˈbræntɡuːs| — (US) Alternative form of brent goose.
brash |bræʃ| — offensively bold
brashly |bræʃlɪ| — in a brash cheeky manner
brashness |ˈbræʃnəs| — tasteless showiness
brass |bræs| — an alloy of copper and zinc
brassard |ˈbræsərd| — armor plate that protects the arm
brasserie |ˌbræsəˈriː| — a small restaurant serving beer and wine as well as food; usually cheap
brassiere |brəˈzɪr| — an undergarment worn by women to support their breasts
brassy |ˈbræsɪ| — tastelessly showy
brat |bræt| — a very troublesome child
brattice |ˈbradəs| — a partition (often temporary) of planks or cloth that is used to control ventilation in a mine
brattle |ˈbradl| — make a rattling sound
bravado |brəˈvɑːdəʊ| — a swaggering show of courage
brave |breɪv| — a North American Indian warrior
bravely |ˈbreɪvlɪ| — in a courageous manner
bravery |ˈbreɪvərɪ| — a quality of spirit that enables you to face danger or pain without showing fear
bravo |ˌbrɑːˈvəʊ| — a murderer (especially one who kills a prominent political figure) who kills by a surprise attack and often is hired to do the deed
bravura |brəˈvjʊrə| — brilliant and showy technical skill
brawl |brɔːl| — an uproarious party
brawler |ˈbrɔːrlər| — a fighter (especially one who participates in brawls)
brawn |brɔːn| — possessing muscular strength
brawny |ˈbrɔːnɪ| — (of a person) possessing physical strength and weight; rugged and powerful
bray |breɪ| — the cry of an ass
brayer |ˈbreɪər| — (printing) A hand printing roller used in to spread a thin even layer of ink.
braying |ˈbreɪɪŋ| — Present participle of bray.
braze |breɪz| — solder together by using hard solder with a high melting point
brazen |ˈbreɪzn| — face with defiance or impudence
brazen-faced |ˈbreɪzn feɪst| — unrestrained by convention or propriety
brazier |ˈbreɪzɪər| — large metal container in which coal or charcoal is burned; warms people who must stay outside for long times
brazil |brəˈzɪl| — the largest Latin American country and the largest Portuguese speaking country in the world; located in the central and northeastern part of South America; world's leading coffee exporter
brazil-nut |brəˈzɪlˈnʌt| — Bertholletia excelsa, a tree native to tropical South America.
Brazilian |brəˈzɪlɪən| — a native or inhabitant of Brazil
brazilwood — heavy wood of various brazilwood trees; used for violin bows and as dyewoods
brazing |ˈbreɪzɪŋ| — Present participle of braze.
breach |briːtʃ| — a failure to perform some promised act or obligation
breaching |ˈbriːtʃɪŋ| — Present participle of breach.
bread |bred| — food made from dough of flour or meal and usually raised with yeast or baking powder and then baked
bread-and-butter |ˈˌbred (ə)n ˈbədər| — Used other than as an idiom: see bread,"Ž and,"Ž butter.
bread-crumb |ˈbredkrʌm| — Alternative spelling of breadcrumb.
bread-line |ˈbredlaɪn| — Alternative spelling of breadline.
breadbasket |ˈbredbæskɪt| — a geographic region serving as the principal source of grain
breadcrumb |ˈbredˌkrəm| — crumb of bread; used especially for coating or thickening
breadfruit |ˈbredfruːt| — native to Pacific islands and having edible fruit with a texture like bread
breadline |ˈbredlaɪn| — a queue of people waiting for free food
breadth |bredθ| — the capacity to understand a broad range of topics
breadthways |ˈbredθweɪz| — in the direction of the breadth
breadthwise |ˈbredθwaɪz| — in the direction of the breadth
breadwinner |ˈbredwɪnər| — one whose earnings are the primary source of support for their dependents
break |breɪk| — some abrupt occurrence that interrupts an ongoing activity
break away |ˈbreɪk əˈweɪ| — move away or escape suddenly
break down |ˈbreɪk ˈdaʊn| — make ineffective
break in |ˈbreɪk ɪn| — enter someone's (virtual or real) property in an unauthorized manner, usually with the intent to steal or commit a violent act
break off |ˈbreɪk ˈɒf| — interrupt before its natural or planned end
break out |ˈbreɪk ˈaʊt| — start abruptly
break through |ˈbreɪk θruː| — pass through (a barrier)
break up |ˈbreɪk ʌp| — to cause to separate and go in different directions
break-down |ˈbreɪkdaʊn| — Alternative form of breakdown.
break-even |ˈbreɪˌkɪvən| — (business, management) Alternative spelling of break-even.
break-through |θruː| — Used other than as an idiom: see break,"Ž through.
break-up |breɪk| — (intransitive) To break or separate into pieces; to disintegrate or come apart.
breakable |ˈbreɪkəbl| — an article that is fragile and easily broken
breakage |ˈbreɪkɪdʒ| — the quantity broken
breakaway |ˈbreɪkəweɪ| — the act of breaking away or withdrawing from
breakdown |ˈbreɪkdaʊn| — the act of disrupting an established order so it fails to continue
breaker |ˈbreɪkər| — a quarry worker who splits off blocks of stone
breakfast |ˈbrekfəst| — the first meal of the day (usually in the morning)
breaking |ˈbreɪkɪŋ| — the act of breaking something
breaking-up — Present participle of break up.
breakneck |ˈbreɪknek| — moving at very high speed
breakout |ˈbreɪkaʊt| — an escape from jail
breakstone |ˈbreɪkstəʊn| — any of various plants of the genus Saxifraga
breakthrough |ˈbreɪkθruː| — a productive insight
breakup |ˈbreɪkˌʌp| — the termination or disintegration of a relationship (between persons or nations)
breakwater |ˈbreɪkwɔːtər| — a protective structure of stone or concrete; extends from shore into the water to prevent a beach from washing away
breaky |ˈbreɪkɪ| — Indicative of breaking; easily broken.
bream |briːm| — flesh of various freshwater fishes of North America or of Europe
breast |brest| — the front of the trunk from the neck to the abdomen
breast-feed |ˈbrestfɪd| — To feed a baby milk via the breasts; to suckle; to nurse.
breast-feeding |ˈfiːdɪŋ| — Present participle of breast feed.
breast-high |ˈbrest haɪ| — up to the breast
breastbone |ˈbrestbəʊn| — the flat bone that articulates with the clavicles and the first seven pairs of ribs
breastfeed |ˈbrestfiːd| — give suck to
breastfeeding |ˈbrestfɪdɪŋ| — The activity of feeding a baby or young child milk from the breast of a lactating woman.
breastpin — a decorative pin worn by women
breastplate |ˈbrestpleɪt| — armor plate that protects the chest; the front part of a cuirass
breaststroke |ˈbreststrəʊk| — a swimming stroke; the arms are extended together in front of the head and swept back on either side accompanied by a frog kick
breastwork |ˈbrestwərk| — fortification consisting of a low wall
breath |breθ| — the process of taking in and expelling air during breathing
breath-test |ˈbreθtest| — An official test to determine if someone has taken alcohol or drugs by testing a sample of their exhaled breath.
breathalyser |ˈbreθəlaɪzər| — a device that measures chemicals (especially the alcohol content) in a person's expired breath
breathalyzer |ˈbreθəˌlaɪzə| — a device that measures chemicals (especially the alcohol content) in a person's expired breath
breathe |briːð| — draw air into, and expel out of, the lungs
breathe out |ˈbriːð ˈaʊt| — expel air
breather |ˈbriːðər| — a short respite
breathing |ˈbriːðɪŋ| — the bodily process of inhalation and exhalation; the process of taking in oxygen from inhaled air and releasing carbon dioxide by exhalation
breathing-space |ˈbriːðɪŋ speɪs| — Sufficient space or a span of time in which to recover one's breath.
breathless |ˈbreθləs| — tending to cause suspension of regular breathing
breathtaking |ˈbreθteɪkɪŋ| — tending to cause suspension of regular breathing
breathy |ˈbreθɪ| — Accompanied by audible breathing.
breccia |ˈbretʃiːə| — a rudaceous rock consisting of sharp fragments embedded in clay or sand
bred |bred| — simple past tense and past participle of breed
breech |briːtʃ| — opening in the rear of the barrel of a gun where bullets can be loaded
breechblock — a metal block in breech-loading firearms that is withdrawn to insert a cartridge and replaced to close the breech before firing
breeches |ˈbrɪtʃɪz| — (used in the plural) trousers ending above the knee
breeches-buoy |ˌbriːtʃɪz ˈbɔɪ| — a ring lifebuoy, fitted with canvas breeches, rigged between ship and shore, for rescuing seamen when a ship is in danger of breaking up; also used for transferring people from ship to ship at sea
breeching |ˈbriːtʃɪŋ| — The ceremony of dressing a boy in trousers for the first time.
breechloader — a gun that is loaded at the breech
breed |briːd| — a special variety of domesticated animals within a species
breeder |ˈbriːdər| — a person who breeds animals
breeding |ˈbriːdɪŋ| — elegance by virtue of fineness of manner and expression
breeze |briːz| — a slight wind (usually refreshing)
breeziness |ˈbriːzɪnəs| — a mildly windy state of the air
breezy |ˈbriːzɪ| — fresh and animated
brekker |ˈbrekə| — (dated, slang) breakfast
brent |ˈbrent| — small dark geese that breed in the north and migrate southward
brent-goose |ˈbrentɡuːs| — (UK) A small member of the goose family (Anatidae), Branta bernicla.
brer |brer| — Alternative spelling of br'er: abbreviation of brother.
brethren |ˈbreðrən| — (plural) the lay members of a male religious order
breve |briːv| — a diacritical mark (U-shaped) placed over a vowel to indicate a short sound
brevet |brəˈvet| — a document entitling a commissioned officer to hold a higher rank temporarily (but without higher pay)
breviary |ˈbriːvɪerɪ| — (Roman Catholic Church) a book of prayers to be recited daily certain priests and members of religious orders
brevier |brəˈviːr| — (typography, dated) A size of type between bourgeois and minion.
brevity |ˈbrevətɪ| — the use of brief expressions
brew |bruː| — drink made by steeping and boiling and fermenting rather than distilling
brewer |ˈbruːər| — someone who brews beer or ale from malt and hops and water
brewery |ˈbruːərɪ| — a plant where beer is brewed by fermentation
brewing |ˈbruːɪŋ| — the production of malt beverages (as beer or ale) from malt and hops by grinding and boiling them and fermenting the result with yeast
briar |ˈbraɪər| — Eurasian rose with prickly stems and fragrant leaves and bright pink flowers followed by scarlet hips
briard — old French breed of large strong usually black dogs having a long tail and long wavy and slightly stiff coat
bribable |ˈbraɪbəbəl| — capable of being corrupted
bribe |braɪb| — payment made to a person in a position of trust to corrupt his judgment
briber |ˈbraɪbə| — someone who pays (or otherwise incites) you to commit a wrongful act
bribery |ˈbraɪbərɪ| — the practice of offering something (usually money) in order to gain an illicit advantage
bribing |ˈbraɪbɪŋ| — Present participle of bribe.
bric-a-brac |ˈbrɪk ə bræk| — miscellaneous curios
brick |brɪk| — rectangular block of clay baked by the sun or in a kiln; used as a building or paving material
brick in |ˈbrɪk ɪn| — wall up with brick
brick up |ˈbrɪk ʌp| — wall up with brick
brickbat |ˈbrɪkbæt| — a fragment of brick used as a weapon
brickfield |ˈbrɪkfiːld| — a place where bricks are made and sold
bricklayer |ˈbrɪkleɪər| — a craftsman skilled in building with bricks
bricklaying |ˈbrɪkleɪərɪŋ| — the craft of laying bricks
brickwork |ˈbrɪkwɜːrk| — masonry done with bricks and mortar
brickyard |ˈbrɪˌkjɑːrd| — a place where bricks are made and sold
bridal |ˈbraɪdl| — archaic terms for a wedding or wedding feast
bride |braɪd| — a woman who has recently been married
bridecake |ˈbraɪdkeɪk| — a rich cake with two or more tiers and covered with frosting and decorations; served at a wedding reception
bridegroom |ˈbraɪdɡruːm| — a man who has recently been married
bridesmaid |ˈbraɪdzmeɪd| — an unmarried woman who attends the bride at a wedding
bridesman |ˈbraɪdzmən| — A man who attends a bride during her wedding ceremony, as part of the wedding party.
bridewell |ˈbraɪdˌwel| — (dated in UK, rare elsewhere) A small prison, or a police station that has cells.
bridge |brɪdʒ| — a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.
bridgehead |ˈbrɪdʒhed| — an area in hostile territory that has been captured and is held awaiting further troops and supplies
bridgework |ˈbrɪdʒwɜːrk| — a denture anchored to teeth on either side of missing teeth
bridle |ˈbraɪdl| — headgear for a horse; includes a headstall and bit and reins to give the rider or driver control
bridle up |ˈbraɪdəl ʌp| — show anger or indignation
bridle-path |ˈbraɪdl pɑːθ| — An established trail used by riders mounted on horses.
bridoon |brɪˈduːn| — a bit resembling a snaffle bit; used with a separate curb
brief |brɪf| — a document stating the facts and points of law of a client's case
briefcase |ˈbriːfkeɪs| — a case with a handle; for carrying papers or files or books
briefing |ˈbriːfɪŋ| — detailed instructions, as for a military operation
briefless |ˈbriːflɪs| — (of lawyers or barristers) lacking clients
briefly |ˈbriːflɪ| — for a short time
briefness |ˈbriːfnɪs| — the temporal property of being very short
briefs |briːfs| — (used in the plural) short tight-fitting underpants (trade name Jockey shorts)
brier |ˈbraɪər| — tangled mass of prickly plants
briery |ˈbraɪərɪ| — having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.
brig |brɪɡ| — two-masted sailing vessel square-rigged on both masts
brigade |brɪˈɡeɪd| — army unit smaller than a division
brigadier |ˌbrɪɡəˈdɪr| — a general officer ranking below a major general
brigadier-general |ˈbrɪɡəˌdɪ(ə)r ˈjen(ə)rəl| — (military) A military officer who commands a brigade.
brigand |ˈbrɪɡənd| — an armed thief who is (usually) a member of a band
brigandage |ˈbrɪɡəndɪdʒ| — The lifestyle of a brigand.
brigandine |ˈbrɪɡ(ə)ndiːn| — a medieval coat of chain mail consisting of metal rings sewn onto leather or cloth
bright |braɪt| — having strong or striking color
brighten |ˈbraɪtn| — make more cheerful through the use of color
brightly |ˈbraɪtlɪ| — with brightness
brightness |ˈbraɪtnəs| — the location of a visual perception along a continuum from black to white
brill |brɪl| — European food fish
brilliance |ˈbrɪlɪəns| — a light within the field of vision that is brighter than the brightness to which the eyes are adapted
brilliancy |ˈbrɪlɪənsɪ| — a quality that outshines the usual
brilliant |ˈbrɪlɪənt| — of surpassing excellence
brilliantly |ˈbrɪlɪəntlɪ| — with brightness
brim |brɪm| — the top edge of a vessel or other container
brim over |ˈbrɪm ˈəʊvər| — flow or run over (a limit or brim)
brimful |ˈbrɪmfʊl| — filled to capacity
brimmer |ˈbrɪmər| — A cup brimming over with liquid.
brimstone |ˈbrɪmstəʊn| — an old name for sulfur
brindle |ˈbrɪndl| — having a grey or brown streak or a pattern or a patchy coloring; used especially of the patterned fur of cats
brindled |ˈbrɪndəld| — having a grey or brown streak or a pattern or a patchy coloring; used especially of the patterned fur of cats
brine |braɪn| — water containing salts
bring |brɪŋ| — take something or somebody with oneself somewhere
bring about |ˈbrɪŋ əˈbaʊt| — cause to move into the opposite direction
bring back |ˈbrɪŋ ˈbæk| — bring back to the point of departure
bring down |ˈbrɪŋ ˈdaʊn| — move something or somebody to a lower position
bring forth |ˈbrɪŋ ˈfɔːrθ| — bring into existence
bring forward |ˈbrɪŋ ˈfɔːrwərd| — cause to move forward
bring in |ˈbrɪŋ ɪn| — bring in a new person or object into a familiar environment
bring off |ˈbrɪŋ ˈɒf| — be successful; achieve a goal
bring on |ˈbrɪŋ ɑːn| — cause to arise
bring out |ˈbrɪŋ ˈaʊt| — make visible
bring round |ˈbrɪŋ ˈraʊnd| — cause to adopt an opinion or course of action
bring through |ˈbrɪŋ θruː| — bring into safety
bring to |ˈbrɪŋ tuː| — return to consciousness
bring up |ˈbrɪŋ ʌp| — summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic
bringing |ˈbrɪŋɪŋ| — the act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail)
brinjal |ˈbrɪndʒl| — hairy upright herb native to southeastern Asia but widely cultivated for its large glossy edible fruit commonly used as a vegetable
brink |brɪŋk| — a region marking a boundary
brinkmanship |ˈbrɪŋkmənʃɪp| — the policy of pushing a dangerous situation to the brink of disaster (to the limits of safety)
briny |ˈbraɪnɪ| — any very large body of (salt) water
briquette |brɪˈket| — a block made from charcoal or coal dust and burned as fuel
brisk |brɪsk| — become brisk
brisket |ˈbrɪskɪt| — a cut of meat from the breast or lower chest especially of beef
briskly |ˈbrɪsklɪ| — in a brisk manner
brisling |ˈbrɪslɪŋ| — small fatty European fish; usually smoked or canned like sardines
bristle |ˈbrɪsl| — a stiff fiber (coarse hair or filament); natural or synthetic
bristling |ˈbrɪsəlɪŋ| — Having bristles.
bristly |ˈbrɪslɪ| — very irritable
Britannia |brɪˈtanɪə| — a female personification of Britain
Britannic |brɪˈtænɪk| — of Britain
Briticism |ˈbrɪtɪsɪzəm| — an expression that is used in Great Britain (especially as contrasted with American English)
British |ˈbrɪtɪʃ| — the people of Great Britain
Britisher |ˈbrɪtɪʃər| — a native or inhabitant of Great Britain
Britishism |ˈbrɪtɪˌʃɪzəm| — an expression that is used in Great Britain (especially as contrasted with American English)
Briton |ˈbrɪtn| — a native or inhabitant of Great Britain
brittle |ˈbrɪtl| — caramelized sugar cooled in thin sheets
broach |brəʊtʃ| — a decorative pin worn by women
broad |brɔːd| — slang term for a woman
broad-gauge |ˈbrɔːdɡeɪdʒ| — A railway gauge (distance between the two lines) that is greater than the standard gauge (often quoted as 56 inches)
broad-minded |brɔːrd ˈmaɪndɪd| — incapable of being shocked
broad-mindedly — in a broad-minded manner
broadband |ˈbrɔːdbænd| — of or relating to or being a communications network in which the bandwidth can be divided and shared by multiple simultaneous signals (as for voice or data or video)
broadcast |ˈbrɔːdkæst| — message that is transmitted by radio or television
broadcaster |ˈbrɔːdkæstər| — someone who broadcasts on radio or television
broadcasting |ˈbrɒdˌkæstɪŋ| — a medium that disseminates via telecommunications
broadcloth |ˈbrɔːrdklɒθ| — a densely textured woolen fabric with a lustrous finish
broaden |ˈbrɔːdn| — make broader
broadened |ˈbrɒdənd| — simple past tense and past participle of broaden
broadening |ˈbrɒdənɪŋ| — the act of making something wider
broadly |ˈbrɔːdlɪ| — without regard to specific details or exceptions
broadness |ˈbrɔːrdnəs| — the property of being wide; having great width
broadsheet |ˈbrɔːdʃiːt| — an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution
broadside |ˈbrɔːdsaɪd| — an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet) intended for wide distribution
broadsword |ˈbrɔːdsɔːrd| — a sword with a broad blade and (usually) two cutting edges; used to cut rather than stab
broadtail |ˈbrɔːdˌteɪl| — the fur of a very young karakul lamb
broadwise |ˈbrɔːrdwaɪz| — in the direction of the breadth
brocade |brəˈkeɪd| — thick heavy expensive material with a raised pattern
brocaded |brəˈkeɪdɪd| — embellished with a raised pattern created by pressure or embroidery
broccoli |ˈbrɑːkəlɪ| — plant with dense clusters of tight green flower buds
brochure |brəʊˈʃʊr| — a small book usually having a paper cover
brock |ˈbrɑːk| — (UK) a male badger.
brocket |ˈbrɑːkɪt| — small South American deer with unbranched antlers
brogan |ˈbrɒɡən| — a thick and heavy shoe
brogue |brəʊɡ| — a thick and heavy shoe
broidery |ˈbrɔɪdəriː| — (archaic) embroidery
broil |brɔɪl| — cooking by direct exposure to radiant heat (as over a fire or under a grill)
broiler |ˈbrɔɪlər| — an oven or part of a stove used for broiling
broke |brəʊk| — lacking funds
broken |ˈbrəʊkən| — subdued or brought low in condition or status
broken-down |daʊn| — in deplorable condition
broken-hearted |ˌbrəʊkən ˈhɑːrtɪd| — (idiomatic) Alternative spelling of brokenhearted. Feeling depressed, despondent, or hopeless, especially over losing a love.
brokenly |ˈbrəʊkənlɪ| — In a broken manner.
broker |ˈbrəʊkər| — a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission
brokerage |ˈbrəʊkərɪdʒ| — a stock broker's business; charges a fee to act as intermediary between buyer and seller
broking |ˈbrəʊkɪŋ| — The craft or profession of a broker; mediation in a sale or transaction.
brolly |ˈbrɑːlɪ| — colloquial terms for an umbrella
bromide |ˈbrəʊmaɪd| — any of the salts of hydrobromic acid; formerly used as a sedative but now generally replaced by safer drugs
bromine |ˈbrəʊmiːn| — a nonmetallic heavy volatile corrosive dark brown liquid element belonging to the halogens; found in sea water
bronchi |ˈbrɒŋkaɪ| — plural form of bronchus
bronchia |ˈbrɑːŋkiːə| — (anatomy) The bronchial tubes which arise from the branching of the trachea, especially the subdivision of the bronchi.
bronchial |ˈbrɑːŋkɪəl| — relating to or associated with the bronchi
bronchitis |brɑːŋˈkaɪtɪs| — inflammation of the membranes lining the bronchial tubes
broncho |ˈbrɑːŋkəʊ| — an unbroken or imperfectly broken mustang
bronchus |ˈbrɑːŋkəs| — either of the two main branches of the trachea
bronco |ˈbrɑːŋkəʊ| — an unbroken or imperfectly broken mustang
bronze |brɑːnz| — an alloy of copper and tin and sometimes other elements; also any copper-base alloy containing other elements in place of tin
bronzed |brɑːnzd| — (of skin) having a tan color from exposure to the sun
brooch |brəʊtʃ| — a decorative pin worn by women
brood |bruːd| — the young of an animal cared for at one time
brood-mare |ˈbruːd meər| — A stud mare, a female horse used for breeding.
brooder |ˈbruːdər| — apparatus consisting of a box designed to maintain a constant temperature by the use of a thermostat; used for chicks or premature infants
broodmare — a female horse used for breeding
broody |ˈbruːdɪ| — a domestic hen ready to brood
brook |brʊk| — a natural stream of water smaller than a river (and often a tributary of a river)
brooklet |ˈbrʊklɪt| — a small brook
broom |bruːm| — a cleaning implement for sweeping; bundle of straws or twigs attached to a long handle
broomstick |ˈbruːmstɪk| — the handle of a broom
broth |brɑːθ| — liquid in which meat and vegetables are simmered; used as a basis for e.g. soups or sauces
brothel |ˈbrɑːθl| — a building where prostitutes are available
brother |ˈbrʌðər| — a male with the same parents as someone else
brother-in-law |ˈbrʌðərɪnˌlɔːr| — a brother by marriage
brotherhood |ˈbrʌðərhʊd| — the kinship relation between a male offspring and the siblings
brotherly |ˈbrʌðərlɪ| — like or characteristic of or befitting a brother
brothers-in-law |ˈbrʌðəzɪnˌlɔːr| — plural form of brother-in-law
brougham |ˈbruːəm| — light carriage; pulled by a single horse
brought |brɔːt| — simple past tense and past participle of bring
brouhaha |ˈbruːhɑːhɑː| — loud confused noise from many sources
brow |braʊ| — the part of the face above the eyes
browbeat |ˈbraʊbiːt| — be bossy towards
brown |braʊn| — an orange of low brightness and saturation
brown-haired — having hair of a dark color
brownie |ˈbraʊnɪ| — a junior Girl Scout
browning |ˈbraʊnɪŋ| — United States inventor of firearms (especially automatic pistols and repeating rifles and a machine gun called the Peacemaker) (1855-1926)
brownout |ˈbraʊnaʊt| — darkness resulting from the extinction of lights (as in a city invisible to enemy aircraft)
browse |braʊz| — vegetation (such as young shoots, twigs, and leaves) that is suitable for animals to eat
browser |ˈbraʊzər| — a viewer who looks around casually without seeking anything in particular
browsing |ˈbraʊzɪŋ| — reading superficially or at random
Bruin |ˈbruːən| — a conventional name for a bear used in tales following usage in the old epic `Reynard the Fox'
bruise |bruːz| — an injury that doesn't break the skin but results in some discoloration
bruiser |ˈbruːzər| — a large and strong and heavyset man
bruit |bruːt| — tell or spread rumors
brumal |ˈbruːməl| — characteristic of or relating to winter
brumby |ˈbrʌmbiː| — (Australia) A wild or feral horse.
brume |bruːm| — (literary) Mist, fog, vapour.
Brummagem |ˈbrəməjəm| — a city in central England; 2nd largest English city and an important industrial and transportation center
brumous |ˈbrəməs| — filled or abounding with fog or mist
brunch |brʌntʃ| — combination breakfast and lunch; usually served in late morning
brunette |bruːˈnet| — a person with dark (brown) hair
brunt |brʌnt| — main force of a blow etc
brush |brʌʃ| — a dense growth of bushes
brush aside |ˈbrəʃ əˈsaɪd| — bar from attention or consideration
brush off |ˈbrəʃ ˈɒf| — bar from attention or consideration
brush up |ˈbrəʃ ʌp| — refresh one's memory
brush-off |ˈbrʌʃ ɒf| — a curt or disdainful rejection
brush-up |ˈbrʌʃ ʌp| — To paint, or make clean or bright with a brush.
brushless — Not using brushes, of a motor that does not use physical contacts for the commutator.
brushwood |ˈbrʌʃwʊd| — the wood from bushes or small branches
brushwork |ˈbrʌʃwɜːrk| — an artist's distinctive technique of applying paint with a brush
brushy |ˈbrəʃɪ| — covered with or consisting of bushes or thickets
brusque |brʌsk| — marked by rude or peremptory shortness
brusquely |ˈbrəsklɪ| — in a blunt direct manner
brut |bruːt| — (of champagne) extremely dry
brutal |ˈbruːtl| — (of persons or their actions) able or disposed to inflict pain or suffering
brutality |bruːˈtælətɪ| — the trait of extreme cruelty
brutalize |ˈbruːtəlaɪz| — treat brutally
brutally |ˈbruːtəlɪ| — in a vicious manner
brute |bruːt| — a cruelly rapacious person
brutish |ˈbruːtɪʃ| — resembling a beast; showing lack of human sensibility
bryology |braɪˈɑːlədʒiː| — (botany) The study of bryophytes (non-vascular plants including mosses and liverworts).