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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek βρῶμα (brôma, food).

NounEdit

broma

  1. (medicine, obsolete) aliment; food
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Dunglison to this entry?)
  2. A light form of prepared cocoa, or the drink made from it.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for broma in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek βρῶμα (brôma, food, shipworm, cavity). Semantic connection is uncertain.

NounEdit

broma f (plural bromes)

  1. joke, practical joke
    Va fer una broma i tothom va riure.
    He (or she) played a joke and everyone laughed.

SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin brūma.

NounEdit

broma f (plural bromes)

  1. fog or mist
    Sempre hi ha broma a aquesta zona.
    There's always fog in this area.

Usage notesEdit

in the sense of fog or mist, boira is more usual than broma.

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

broma

  1. third-person singular past historic of bromer

IrishEdit

NounEdit

broma m

  1. genitive singular of broim (fart)

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
broma bhroma mbroma
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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LatvianEdit

NounEdit

broma m

  1. genitive singular form of broms

SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek βρῶμα (brôma, food, shipworm, cavity). Semantic connection is uncertain.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

broma f (plural bromas)

  1. joke, practical joke
    Hizo una broma y todos se rieron.
    He made a joke and everyone laughed.
    Synonyms: burla, chiste, guasa, mofa
  2. shipworm

Derived termsEdit