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Synonyms for brace
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bracenoun

    a support that steadies or strengthens something else

    "he wore a brace on his knee"

    Synonyms:
    duad, bitstock, bracing, orthodontic braces, pair, duet, dyad, twosome, gallus, couplet, suspender, braces, yoke, twain, couple, span, duo, distich

  2. couple, pair, twosome, twain, brace, span, yoke, couplet, distich, duo, duet, dyad, duadnoun

    two items of the same kind

    Synonyms:
    pas de deux, duad, bitstock, bracing, orthodontic braces, coupling, bridge, yoke, pair, gallus, duet, dyad, twosome, couplet, match, mates, suspender, braces, straddle, twain, duette, couple, span, duo, distich

  3. pair, bracenoun

    a set of two similar things considered as a unit

    Synonyms:
    duad, bracing, orthodontic braces, pair, duet, dyad, twosome, gallus, couplet, bitstock, suspender, braces, yoke, twain, couple, span, duo, distich

  4. bracenoun

    either of two punctuation marks ({ or }) used to enclose textual material

    Synonyms:
    duad, bitstock, bracing, orthodontic braces, pair, duet, dyad, twosome, gallus, couplet, suspender, braces, yoke, twain, couple, span, duo, distich

  5. bracenoun

    a rope on a square-rigged ship that is used to swing a yard about and secure it

    Synonyms:
    duad, bitstock, bracing, orthodontic braces, pair, duet, dyad, twosome, gallus, couplet, suspender, braces, yoke, twain, couple, span, duo, distich

  6. brace, suspender, gallusnoun

    elastic straps that hold trousers up (usually used in the plural)

    Synonyms:
    duad, bitstock, bracing, orthodontic braces, pair, duet, dyad, twosome, gallus, couplet, suspender, braces, yoke, genus Gallus, twain, couple, span, duo, distich

  7. brace, braces, orthodontic bracesnoun

    an appliance that corrects dental irregularities

    Synonyms:
    duad, bitstock, bracing, orthodontic braces, pair, duet, dyad, twosome, gallus, couplet, suspender, braces, yoke, twain, couple, span, duo, distich

  8. brace, bitstocknoun

    a carpenter's tool having a crank handle for turning and a socket to hold a bit for boring

    Synonyms:
    duad, bitstock, bracing, orthodontic braces, pair, duet, dyad, twosome, gallus, couplet, suspender, braces, yoke, twain, couple, span, duo, distich

  9. brace, bracingverb

    a structural member used to stiffen a framework

    Synonyms:
    duad, bitstock, bracing, orthodontic braces, pair, duet, dyad, twosome, gallus, couplet, suspender, braces, yoke, twain, couple, span, duo, distich

  10. brace, poiseverb

    prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult

    Synonyms:
    stabilize, energize, arouse, energise, stabilise, steady, poise, balance, perk up, stimulate

  11. brace, steady, stabilize, stabiliseverb

    support or hold steady and make steadfast, with or as if with a brace

    "brace your elbows while working on the potter's wheel"

    Synonyms:
    stabilize, energize, arouse, becalm, calm, energise, stabilise, steady, poise, perk up, stimulate

  12. braceverb

    support by bracing

    Synonyms:
    stabilize, energize, arouse, energise, stabilise, steady, poise, perk up, stimulate

  13. stimulate, arouse, brace, energize, energise, perk upverb

    cause to be alert and energetic

    "Coffee and tea stimulate me"; "This herbal infusion doesn't stimulate"

    Synonyms:
    gain vigor, shake up, excite, arouse, put forward, awake, get, shake, come alive, energize, perk up, pick up, enkindle, hasten, wake up, stir, wake, call down, energise, make, fire, elicit, bring up, stabilize, conjure up, cause, perk, induce, raise, waken, turn on, provoke, have, wind up, call forth, kindle, invoke, rouse, percolate, awaken, poise, evoke, sex, rush, stabilise, stimulate, conjure, steady

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. braceverb

    Synonyms:
    tighten, draw tight, make tense, strain up

  2. braceverb

    Synonyms:
    strengthen, fortify, support, prop, give strength to

  3. bracenoun

    Synonyms:
    couple, pair

  4. bracenoun

    Synonyms:
    prop, support, stay, shore, strut

  5. bracenoun

    Synonyms:
    bit-stock

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bracenoun

    Synonyms:
    prop, support, shore, strut, stay, stanchion, tension, pair, two

  2. braceverb

    Synonyms:
    prop, support, fortify, buttress, stay, shore, strengthen, invigorate

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "brace":

    stiffener, corset, barricade, wrench, reinforcement, clamp

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Brace":

    Zille Poric, Eddy Brace Rashid MacDonald, Rachid MacDonald

How to pronounce brace?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

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How to use brace in a sentence?

  1. Nobuhiko Kuramochi:

    Investors brace for weak earnings, but if U.S. companies give positive surprises, the market may be supported.

  2. Aaron McDonald:

    I currently have a client who just yesterday reported such a behavior in her dog, Isis. Her toddler has a tendency to climb and tumble. As a response, the dog now stands behind her to brace her fall. The owner gave no such instruction. What emotion drives that innovation, if not feelings of empathy ? Empathy is found at the heart of social attachment.

  3. Kee Kim:

    If you’re just moving house and it’s temporary, then a brace is a good idea, but using it all the time is counterproductive because you are allowing the muscles to weaken.

  4. The CEO:

    We are planning our projections based on Brent price at $30 for this year, and must brace ourselves for the corresponding impact to our financial performance. 2016 and 2017 will continue to be challenging for Petronas.

  5. Zara Tindall:

    So yeah, it was running to the gym, get a mat, get into the bathroom, get the mat on the floor, towels down, brace, brace, brace.

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Translations for brace

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  • هدفينArabic
  • свръзка, скоба, обтяжка, голяма скобаBulgarian
  • složená závorka, posílit seCzech
  • tandbøjleDanish
  • verstreben, einstellen, Brasse, stemmen, brassen, gefasst machen, wappnen, anspannen, Doppelpack, geschweifte KlammerGerman
  • άγκιστρο, στήριγμαGreek
  • doblete, abrazaderaSpanish
  • بند شلوارPersian
  • ahdin, [[valmistautua]] [[törmäys, side, aaltosulje, brassi, prassata, ahtaa, kiristinFinnish
  • fiche, doublé, retenir, toise, accolade, brasserFrench
  • braccia, abbraccio, grappa, uncino, tenersi forte, doppietta, aggancio, puntellarsi, graffa, bretellaItalian
  • ueLatin
  • perehi, tauteka, tauhōkaiMāori
  • hold deg fast!, stagNorwegian
  • klamraPolish
  • chavePortuguese
  • скрепа, распорка, раскос, крепиться, держаться, готовиться, скоба, фигурная скобка, подпорка, упорка, брас, приготовитьсяRussian
  • spännaSwedish
  • ทาบThai
  • cú đúpVietnamese

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