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I point out that Connery speaks with a brogue and that our character is an American from New York.

“My dad freaked out when the tabloid reporter turned up,” Cumming says, in his lilting Scottish brogue.

Anybody who says, “I wantida go ta da terlit on T'oid Avunya” is mixing a Jewish-immigrant accent with an Irish brogue.

Three types of footwear -- including a brogue, a plimsoll, and an evening slipper -- established the basis for Katrantzou's theme.

She chuckled a bit in her confessional Irish brogue, and members of the audience laughed.

Little Sweeny says, in his Irish brogue, 'I can march twic't as fur for the seein' av her!'

Usually they go barefoot in their villages, but when they are on a journey they wear a sort of brogue like the men.

Ireland thought thee her child, for who spoke her brogue better than thyself?

And almost immediately he called out something to Ermina, using an unmistakable Irish brogue.

Joe's forefathers were from the Isle of Erin, and although he had lost the brogue, he still retained some of their superstitions.


On this page you'll find 83 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to brogue, such as: accent, dialect, expression, jargon, prose, and sound.

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