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- (General American) IPA(key): /bɹɔθ/, enPR: brôth
- (cot–caught merger, Canada) IPA(key): /bɹɑθ/, enPR: brŏth
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /bɹɒθ/, enPR: brŏth
- Rhymes: -ɒθ
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From Middle English broth, from Old English broþ (“broth”), from Proto-Germanic *bruþą (“broth”), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerew- (“to seethe, roil, brew”). Akin to Old English breowan (“to brew”).
- (uncountable) Water in which food (meat or vegetable etc) has been boiled.
- (countable) A soup made from broth and other ingredients such as vegetables, herbs or diced meat.
water in which food (meat or vegetable etc) has been boiled
soup made from broth