King Abdullah and Crown Prince Salman are the end of the brood; only a couple of possible remaining half brothers are suitable.
An uncle and his family resided in another house and his aunt and her brood in a third.
Subsequent investigation showed that he had set up a patronage operation to benefit his own brood.
But the Henricksons are never more real than when they are focused on their own brood.
Now I hardly sit back and watch from the sidelines as someone else raises my brood.
They hugged the steamer like a brood of younglings waiting for their food.
Women were like she wolves for greed when they had a brood of whelps.
Our first brood comes between the first of June and the tenth, and in the last eight years they have been very serious.
It is well to be prepared for it, but it is ill to brood over a fancied future of evil.
She had an old Leghorn hen that a mink killed just after the hen had brought out a brood of chickens.
Old English brod "brood, fetus, hatchling," from Proto-Germanic *brod (cf. Middle Dutch broet, Old High German bruot, German Brut "brood"), literally "that which is hatched by heat," from *bro- "to warm, heat," from PIE *bhre- "burn, heat, incubate," from root *bhreue- "to boil, bubble, effervesce, burn" (see brew (v.)).