broody

US [ˈbrudi]
UK [ˈbruːdi]
  • adj.急于生孩子的;要抱窝的;闷闷不乐的;郁郁寡欢的
  • Web要孵卵的;喜伏窝的;苦逼佬
Comparative Degree:broodier  Superlative:broodiest  
Broody
adj.
1.
急于生孩子的wanting very much to have a baby
I reached the age of 27 and suddenly started to feel broody.
到 27 岁时,我突然产生了很想要个孩子的念头。
2.
要抱窝的wanting to lay eggs and sit on them
a broody hen
要抱窝的母鸡
3.
闷闷不乐的;郁郁寡欢的quiet and thinking about sth because you are unhappy or disappointed

Sample Sentence

Definition:
Category:AllAll,OralOral,WrittenWritten,TitleTitle,TechnicalTechnical
Source:AllAll,DictionaryDictionary,WebWeb
Difficulty:AllAll,EasyEasy,MiddleMiddle,HardHard