Broma

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Broma A light form of prepared cocoa (or cacao), or the drink made from it.
    • Broma (Med) Aliment; food.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n broma Aliment.
    • n broma A preparation from cocoa-seeds or -beans, used in decoction as a beverage.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., fr. Gr. brw^ma food, bibrw`skein to eat

Usage

In literature:

COCOA, BROMA, AND SHELLS.
"The Easiest Way in Housekeeping and Cooking" by Helen Campbell
I heard her stirring the minute I got back into the house, so I fixed her some broma and poached her an egg, and made her go lie down again.
"Jessica Trent: Her Life on a Ranch" by Evelyn Raymond
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In news:

Gobernador "no se come" broma de Twinkies.
Juvenile nasopharyngeal angio and #64257;broma (JNA) of the nasal cavity .
Obama y Romney intercambian bromas en cena benÃCopyrightfica.
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