Try Our Apps


Avoid these words. Seriously.


[broo k-lahyn] /ˈbrʊkˌlaɪn/
a town in E Massachusetts, near Boston. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Brookline
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • Yes, Peter, this Brookline is a little cleaner than Broadway.

  • A fortnight has passed since I left Brookline, without my being able to get at my work.

  • Wednesday afternoon came, and Cynthia did not go to Brookline.

    Coniston, Complete Winston Churchill
  • I went back to Brookline soon after that to send in the story and do some telephoning.

    The Fire People

    Ray Cummings
  • The reports showed it to be slightly smaller in size than the Brookline meteor.

    The Fire People

    Ray Cummings
  • Meanwhile the light at Brookline was under constant surveillance.

    The Fire People

    Ray Cummings
  • "Good-day," said the Brookline gentleman, quietly pocketing his money.

    The History of The Hen Fever George P. Burnham
  • Julia met them in the hall of the beautiful Brookline residence.

    Across the Years Eleanor H. Porter
  • Billy found her dirt to dig in, and her furnace to shake, in Brookline.

    Miss Billy Eleanor H. Porter

Word of the Day

Nearby words for brookline

Word Value for Brookline

Scrabble Words With Friends