Antonyms for brooded

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He sank into the chair, and brooded over the embers, and shed tears.

This afternoon it brooded motionless, an image of forest reflection.

It was the loveliest evening that brooded round us as we walked.

I have brooded on that subject so long, that every breath of suspicion carries me back to it.

Now it did not slumber, but it brooded, like the mist that had so lately left the sea.

He had brooded upon it, and this outburst and the letter he had written were the consequences.

But I am so alone, and I have brooded over my troubles so much.

For two whole days now had she brooded under a cloud of despair.

It was a scheme I had planned and brooded over days and nights long.

She brooded over it so that in less than a year they had to put her into a Home.