noun, plural brills, (especially collectively) brill.
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I wish I was a young Carole King, working in the Brill Building.
Brill went on to publish his piece in Time, where it won a National Magazine Award.The Rise and Fall of Chris Hughes and Sean Eldridge, America’s Worst Gay Power Couple|James Kirchick|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The typically somber atmosphere at the bi-annual church convocation was punctuated by hollers, applause and a shout of “brill!”Church of England Gets Female Bishops and a Conservative Backlash|Nico Hines|July 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And Brill is a woman who was awarded the presidential National Medal of Technology and Innovation two years ago.
Unfortunately Brill's piece is also inspiring more comment that the only solution is to extend Medicare to all: single-payer.
Mrs. Brill, who knew nothing of Salvina's speculations, took some seconds to catch his drift.Ghetto Tragedies|Israel Zangwill
Then came the toss-up, and it was decided that Brill should go to the bat first.The Rover Boys on a Tour|Arthur M. Winfield
Dr. Brill says, "hoezee seems to be only another mode of pronouncing the German juchh."
Meantime Bossu, baffled in his attempt upon Brill, took his way towards Rotterdam.The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74|John Lothrop Motley
"Perhaps we can wire it good enough to get back to Brill with," returned Tom.The Rover Boys in the Air|Edward Stratemeyer