Synonyms of brook in English

: brook1brook2

brook1


See definition of brook

noun

1‘they dozed beside the gurgling brook’

SYNONYMS

stream, small river, streamlet, rivulet, rill, brooklet, runnel, runlet, freshet, gill

Northern English beck

British dialect bourn

NZ Australian billabong

Northern English Scottish informal burn

NZ Australian North American creek


Synonyms of brook in English

: brook1brook2

brook2


See definition of brook

verb

1‘the authorities would brook no delay’

SYNONYMS

tolerate, allow, stand, bear, abide, stomach, swallow, put up with, go along with, endure, suffer, withstand, cope with

accept, permit, admit of, countenance

Scottish thole

informal stand for, stick, hack