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Synonyms for bray
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bray(verb)

    the cry of an ass

  2. hee-haw, bray(verb)

    braying characteristic of donkeys

    Synonyms:
    crunch, comminute, hee-haw, grind, mash

  3. grind, mash, crunch, bray, comminute(verb)

    reduce to small pieces or particles by pounding or abrading

    "grind the spices in a mortar"; "mash the garlic"

    Synonyms:
    flirt, craunch, crackle, dig, travail, squelch, cranch, dally, labour, coquet, chat up, romance, comminute, crush, coquette, scraunch, butterfly, scranch, squeeze, munch, grind, grate, toil, labor, crunch, hee-haw, mash, squash, moil, philander, drudge

  4. bray(verb)

    laugh loudly and harshly

    Synonyms:
    crunch, comminute, hee-haw, grind, mash

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. bray

    Synonyms:
    pound, bruise, beat, pulverize

    Antonyms:
    compact, compound, amalgamate, conglomerate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bray(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    pound (into small pieces or powder), bruise, crush, grind, comminute, triturate

  2. bray(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    utter a harsh cry (like the ass)

  3. bray(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    make a harsh sound

How to pronounce bray?

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How to say bray in sign language?

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How to use bray in a sentence?

  1. Anuj Somany:

    A monkey plays only with the monkeys, a donkey only enjoys the bray of the donkeys; these and other examples prove that the NATURE helps round the clock to bring & bond together automatically every living creature of the common internal features and there is absolutely no glitch possible in its working & the people can’t be an exception. So rest assured, a person doesn’t need to surround anyone or go around finding someone better & beautiful as everything depends purely on everyone’s own nature and no one has a different associates than who s/he is as character in life i.e. a good individual gets only the good, a positive stays always with the positive and so it goes with the others.

  2. Sophocles, Antigone:

    For God hates utterlyThe bray of bragging tongues.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    When the lion is not around, the monkeys enjoy and donkeys bray

  4. Timothy Tan:

    Jackie Bray added, Bureaucracy and dysfunction, and all kinds of barriers to serving patients. The director of clinical operations at the Queens Hospital Center, Dr. Timothy Tan, also spoke with the Times and slammed the incompetence of city officials for not taking some of the pressure off overburdened hospitals, by sending more patients to the Billy Jean King facility. Knowing what our patients had to endure in an overcrowded emergency department, its frustrating how few patients were treated at facilities such as Billie Jean King.

  5. Sophocles:

    For God hates utterly The bray of bragging tongues.


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