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[Scot. brokh, bruhkh]
noun Obsolete.
  1. broch.
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Examples from the Web for brough

Historical Examples of brough

  • I was captain of a ferry-boat plying between Winteringham and Brough.

    The Hero of the Humber

    Henry Woodcock

  • It was this that kept him in touch on one side with men so unlike him as Brough and Sala.

    Old Familiar Faces

    Theodore Watts-Dunton

  • His scenes to Brough's "Life of Falstaff" are exquisitely drawn.

  • Thus the day which had opened so gaily ended in real “Brough weather.”

  • Page 404: "brough, ast" changed to "brought, as" (This brought, as it might be expected).