Synonyms of brook in English

: brook1brook2

brook1


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noun

1‘they dozed beside the gurgling brook’

SYNONYMS
stream, small river, streamlet, rivulet, rill, brooklet, runnel, runlet, freshet, gill
Northern English beck
British dialect bourn
Australian, New Zealand billabong
Scottish, Northern English informal burn
North American, Australian, New Zealand creek

Synonyms of brook in English

: brook1brook2

brook2


See definition of brook

verb

1‘the authorities would brook no delay’

SYNONYMS
tolerate, allow, stand, bear, abide, stomach, swallow, put up with, go along with, endure, suffer, withstand, cope with
accept, permit, admit of, countenance
Scottish thole
informal stand for, stick, hack