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Breda

[brey-dah]
noun
  1. a city in the S Netherlands.
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Examples from the Web for breda

Historical Examples of breda

  • Bayou was only attorney to the Breda estate, and had no one but himself to care for.

    The Hour and the Man

    Harriet Martineau

  • Show us what can be done with the Breda estate, with free labourers.

    The Hour and the Man

    Harriet Martineau

  • We were as merry in that single room at Breda as in this mansion, or in our palace.

    The Hour and the Man

    Harriet Martineau

  • We stopped at Breda to take breath and to reconnoitre a little.

    The Automobilist Abroad

    M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield

  • Thus admonished, Ivan, without delay, broached the matter to Breda.

    Werwolves

    Elliott O'Donnell


British Dictionary definitions for breda

Breda

noun
  1. a city in the S Netherlands, in North Brabant province: residence of Charles II of England during his exile. Pop: 164 000 (2003 est)
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