HyperDic: broach

English > 2 senses of the word broach:
NOUNartifactbroach, brooch, breastpina decorative pin worn by women
VERBcommunicationbroach, initiatebring up a topic for discussion
broach > pronunciation
Soundsbrow'ch
Rhymesapproach ... stagecoach: 11 rhymes with owch...
English > broach: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA decorative pin worn by women.
Synonymsbrooch, breastpin
NarrowersunburstA jeweled brooch with a pattern resembling the sun
BroaderpinA piece of jewelry that is pinned onto the wearer's garment
Spanishbreastpin, broche, prendedor
Catalanagulla de pit, breastpin, fermall
English > broach: 2 senses > verb 1, communication
MeaningBring up a topic for discussion.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonyminitiate
Narrowercover, treat, handle, plow, deal, addressAct on verbally or in some form of artistic expression
Broaderhash out, discuss, talk overspeak with others about (something)
Spanishiniciar, plantear

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