Pronunciation: (brō'dē),[key] —n.(sometimes cap.)Slang. 1. a suicidal or daredevil leap; wild dive: to do a brodie from a high ledge. 2. a complete failure; flop.
3. a severe vehicular skid.
4. a sharp reversal in a vehicle's direction by sudden application of the brakes and wrenching of the steering wheel.