- brocken bow,
- brocken specter,
Origin of brock
Examples from the Web for brock
The idea for CTR came to Brock during the Benghazi hearings on Capitol Hill.Hillary’s Outside Enforcers Are Led by a Former Foe|David Freedlander|July 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was created by Brock Akil and her husband, Salim Akil, whose previous hits include Girlfriends and The Game.
Brock Akil began to see a light at the end of the tunnel when Kerry Washington arrived on a major network in Scandal.
In short, Tyrrell did not think Brock would be welcomed back into the conservative mainstream.
When I asked to interview Brock, a spokesperson simply sent me a copy of this statement.
General Brock had acquired the confidence of the inhabitants within his government.The Niagara River|Archer Butler Hulbert
Much dismayed, Red Loki offered to pay a huge ransom, but of this Brock would not hear.Told by the Northmen:|E. M. [Ethel Mary] Wilmot-Buxton
Mr. Brock owed his preëminence in his trade to one outstanding faculty—he was an honest man who could think like a thief.Sundry Accounts|Irvin S. Cobb
"It's extraordinary how many people think I look like dear old Brock," said the false Roxbury.The Husbands of Edith|George Barr McCutcheon
On the next morning the help came, and Mr. Brock's worst fears were confirmed.Armadale|Wilkie Collins
Word Origin for brock
Old English brocc "badger," a borrowing from Celtic (cf. Old Irish brocc, Welsh broch). After c.1400, often with the adjective stinking, and meaning "a low, dirty fellow."