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  Words related to brook

Related / Similar Words: creek, digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, abide, suffer, put up

 

Definition:
  • a natural stream of water smaller than a river (and often a tributary of a river); "the creek dried up every summer";
  • put up with something or somebody unpleasant; "I cannot bear his constant criticism"; "The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"; "he learned to tolerate the heat"; "She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage";

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    Hyponyms: Aegospotami, Aegospotamos, accept, live with, swallow, stand for, hold still for, bear up, take lying down, take a joke, take, undergo, submit, sit out, pay

     

    Grouped Verbs: suffer

     

    Derivational Morphology: toleration, acceptance, sufferance, abidance, tolerance, endurance

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: beek   Esperanto: rivereto  
    Finnish: puro   French: ruisseau  
    German: Bach   Hebrew: פלג  
    Interlingua: rivo   Japanese: 小川  
    Portuguese: riacho   Romanian: părâu  
    Spanish: arroyo   Swedish: bäck  
     
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