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Noun

Singular
broach

Plural
es

broach (es)
  1. A series of chisel points mounted on one piece of steel.
  2. Alternative spelling of brooch.
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Verb

Infinitive
to broach

Third person singular
broach

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to broach (third-person singular simple present broach, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To make a hole in, especially a cask of liquor, and put in a tap in order to draw the liquid.
  2. (transitive) (figuratively) To begin discussion about (something).
    I broached the subject of contraceptives carefully when the teenager mentioned his promiscuity.
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Verb

Infinitive
to broach

Third person singular
broach

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to broach (third-person singular simple present broach, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (intransitive) To be turned sideways to oncoming waves, especially large or breaking waves.
    The small boat broached and nearly sank, because of the large waves.
  2. (transitive) To cause to turn sideways to oncoming waves, especially large or breaking waves.
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