broached


broached
a.
Tapped, abroach, on tap.

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  • broached — broached; un·broached; …   English syllables

  • Broached — Broach Broach, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Broached}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Broaching}.] [F. brocher, fr. broche. See {Broach}, n.] 1. To spit; to pierce as with a spit. [1913 Webster] I ll broach the tadpole on my rapier s point. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • broached — brəʊtʃ v. open a bottle; pierce a cask; open a subject for discussion …   English contemporary dictionary

  • broached — adjective of a cask or barrel the cask was set abroach • Syn: ↑abroach • Similar to: ↑tapped …   Useful english dictionary

  • broached work — noun Etymology: broached from past participle of broach (II) : the finish on a stone that shows a margin around the edge and has the center broached with continuous grooves …   Useful english dictionary

  • broached spire — noun An octagonal spire rising from a square tower without a parapet, with pyramidal forms at the angles …   Wiktionary

  • new-broached — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Broach — Broach, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Broached}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Broaching}.] [F. brocher, fr. broche. See {Broach}, n.] 1. To spit; to pierce as with a spit. [1913 Webster] I ll broach the tadpole on my rapier s point. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To tap; to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Broaching — Broach Broach, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Broached}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Broaching}.] [F. brocher, fr. broche. See {Broach}, n.] 1. To spit; to pierce as with a spit. [1913 Webster] I ll broach the tadpole on my rapier s point. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To broach to — Broach Broach, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Broached}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Broaching}.] [F. brocher, fr. broche. See {Broach}, n.] 1. To spit; to pierce as with a spit. [1913 Webster] I ll broach the tadpole on my rapier s point. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English