Origin of brooch
OTHER WORDS FROM broochun·brooch, verb (used with object)
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH broochbroach, brooch
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How to use brooch in a sentence
Bird feathers came from a pillow or bedding, which along with brooches placed in the grave were associated with females, the researchers suspect.A 1,000-year-old grave may have held a powerful nonbinary person|Bruce Bower|August 16, 2021|Science News
Emus are such a great shape, and I think I remember finding an Art Deco emu-shaped brooch or something as inspiration, which kind of sealed the deal for me.Finding these artful animals around Capitol Hill is as easy as ABC|Fritz Hahn|July 22, 2021|Washington Post
You don’t need to read brooches to know that Nabiullina is a talented economist, managing everything from a flood of economic sanctions from the West to an overwhelming dependence on oil and gas at a time the world is shifting to clean fuels.Buckle Up: Where Interest Rates Are Taking the Economy|Sean Culligan|July 6, 2021|Ozy
Kate wore a gold shamrock Cartier brooch pinned to her chest.More Kids Planned Kate? No, One is Enough, At The Moment...|Tom Sykes|March 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was figure-hugging with ruched sides and a deep neckline, and like Ryan, Biden accessorized with a big brooch.Janna Ryan and Jill Biden's Style At The Vice Presidential Debates 2012|Isabel Wilkinson|October 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
She wears a green peplum dress, long dangling earrings and a giant brooch.Meet Lanvin’s Unlikely New Face, Jacquie Tajah Murdock|Isabel Wilkinson|July 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And I find a beautiful piece, an antique butterfly brooch, inside the store of local jewelry designer Pu Shi.Frida Giannini, Gucci’s Creative Director, Visits Shanghai (PHOTOS)|Frida Giannini|April 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The diamond Prince of Wales feathers brooch was modified by Diana to be worn as a necklace.
At her bosom she wore a great brooch, containing intertwined locks of a grandfather and grandmother long since defunct.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
Her neck-band was thrown open, because she had given away the brooch, with which she used to fasten it.
And while she clasped the diamond-studded brooch in front of her white throat she glanced round the room for a mirror.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
In the same way, my lady was as the brooch; yet it was not she who caused me wo, but it was He who endowed her with beauty.
People remark, nevertheless, that she wears a splendid brooch, which she takes special care to conceal from her husbands eyes.The 'Characters' of Jean de La Bruyre|Jean de La Bruyre