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[brent-woo d]
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  1. a town on central Long Island, in SE New York.
  2. a city in SW Pennsylvania.
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  • About a month afterward, William was sent down to Brentwood, where he was to be executed.

  • Another little misfortune has occurred to our arms at Brentwood.

  • The people had begun flocking into London from as far north and east as Brentwood.

    The Message

    Alec John Dawson

  • "But you will be at Brentwood half your time," retorted Mollie.

    Mollie's Prince

    Rosa Nouchette Carey

  • But, Mollie dear, are we really to have luncheon at Brentwood Hall?

    Mollie's Prince

    Rosa Nouchette Carey

British Dictionary definitions for brentwood


  1. a residential town in SE England, in SW Essex near London. Pop: 47 593 (2001)
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