Associations to the word «Brussels»

Wiktionary

BRUSSELS, proper noun. The capital of Belgium.
BRUSSELS, proper noun. (idiomatic) The European Union.
BRUSSELS CAPITAL REGION, proper noun. The region of Belgium consisting of the capital, Brussels and its suburbs.
BRUSSELS CARPET, noun. A kind of carpet made of worsted yarn fixed in a foundation web of strong linen thread. The worsted, which alone shows on the upper surface, is drawn up in loops to form the pattern.
BRUSSELS GRIFFON, noun. Any of several related breeds of toy dog from Belgium
BRUSSELS GROUND, noun. The hand-made ground of Brussels lace.
BRUSSELS LACE, noun. A kind of pillow lace that originated in and around Brussels.
BRUSSELS NET, noun. A machine-made imitation of Brussels ground.
BRUSSELS SPROUT, noun. The green vegetable Brassica oleracea var. gemmifera, a cabbage variety native to Belgium.
BRUSSELS SPROUTS, noun. Plural of Brussels sprout

Dictionary definition

BRUSSELS, noun. The capital and largest city of Belgium; seat of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

Wise words

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