1. (Norse mythology) god of poetry and music; son of Odin
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How To Use Brage In A Sentence

  • Sir, no um - brage will be taken at my writing to you, on account of the political light in which America i& now viewed by Great Bri - tain. The Monthly Review
  • Having arrived at my destination, I sought out the Eastergate, a dirty street inhabited by poor people, mounted three pair of stairs till I saw through a slate-pane, knocked at a door, and was met by a woman, with an umbrageously bearded face peering out from the side of her head-gear -- that is, there was a head there in addition to her own. Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Volume XXII
  • He could behold beneath his eye, the lower part of the decayed village, as its ruins peeped from the umbrageous shelter with which they were shrouded. Saint Ronan's Well
  • On a terrace beyond the ravine an umbrageous oak spreads his great boughs indulgently beside the sombre Persian forms.
  • Senator Vanstone took umbrage at this remark, describing his comments as ‘extraordinary’ and ‘indicative of an attitude’ at the ABC.
  • No sooner was he ensconced than he was verbally abused by an irate customer who had taken umbrage because he (our reader) was not wearing socks.
  • When they tried to get him to take a pay cut in 1887 to reflect his diminished ability, he took umbrage at the perceived insult and retired.
  • It was one of those days in June, in which our summer-hopes take umbrage at what we call unseasonable weather, though no season was ever known to pass without them. The Ladies' Vase Polite Manual for Young Ladies
  • Chronological Table. brage to the englisli; in conse - quence of which the alliance be - tween the two governments is dis - solved, Ap. 17th. ii. Collections of the Massachusetts Historical Society
  • Republican Representative James Walsh and New York Secretary of State Randy Daniels took umbrage at Cuomo's comments.
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