bruit (v.) Old form(s): bruite , bruted
report, announce, proclaim
1H6 II.iii.67[Countess to Talbot] I find thou art no less than fame hath bruited
2H4 I.i.114[Morton to Northumberland, of Percy] his death ... / Being bruited once
E3 III.i.9[Lorraine to King John] 'Tis bruited for a certainty
Ham I.ii.127[Claudius to his court] And the King's rouse the heaven shall bruit again
Mac V.vi.32[Macduff alone] By this great clatter one of greatest note / Seems bruited
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