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[brom-lee, bruhm-]
  1. a borough of Greater London, England.
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Examples from the Web for bromley

Historical Examples

  • It is a mile out of Bromley on the main road and on the right.

    Jack O' Judgment

    Edgar Wallace

  • Once in Bromley, once in Beckenham, and once somewhere else.

    Sons and Lovers

    David Herbert Lawrence

  • Leofric died at Bromley in Staffordshire on the 31st of August 1057.

  • An empty shop was found in Bromley, was rented, and was stocked as far as possible.

    Tales of Mean Streets

    Arthur Morrison

  • But I know that the federal agents are after a man named Bromley.

British Dictionary definitions for bromley


  1. a borough of SE Greater London. Pop: 298 300 (2003 est). Area: 153 sq km (59 sq miles)
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