brear

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

brear m

  1. indefinite plural of bre

Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Occitan breà, from French brayer, from Old French broier (to tar, pitch), from Old Norse bræða (to melt, make oil, tar, pitch), from bráð (tar, pitch). Related to brew.

Verb[edit]

brear (first-person singular present breo, first-person singular preterite breé, past participle breado)

  1. (obsolete, rare) to dip in tar (see embrear).

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin verberāre (to strike).

Verb[edit]

brear (first-person singular present breo, first-person singular preterite breé, past participle breado)

  1. to abuse, to mistreat
  2. to make fun of

Conjugation[edit]