Brook as a verb – Definition, pictures, pronunciation and usage | Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary.

https://www.oxfordlearnersdictionaries.com/definition/english/brook_2

/brʊk/(formal)

Verb Forms

  1. not brook something/not brook somebody doing something/brook no… to not allow something
    • The tone in his voice brooked no argument.
    • She would brook no criticism of her son.

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