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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brace(noun)

    a support that steadies or strengthens something else

    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, duad(noun)

    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, brace, twain, duette, couple, span, duo, distich

  3. pair, brace(noun)

    a set of two similar things considered as a unit

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

  4. brace(noun)

    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. brace(noun)

    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, gallus(noun)

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

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

  7. brace, braces, orthodontic braces(noun)

    an appliance that corrects dental irregularities

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

  8. brace, bitstock(noun)

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

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

  9. brace, bracing(verb)

    a structural member used to stiffen a framework

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

  10. brace, poise(verb)

    prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult

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

  11. brace, steady, stabilize, stabilise(verb)

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

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

  12. brace(verb)

    support by bracing

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

  13. stimulate, arouse, brace, energize, energise, perk up(verb)

    cause to be alert and energetic

    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, brace, poise, evoke, sex, rush, stabilise, stimulate, conjure, steady

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. brace(v. a.)

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

  2. brace(v. a.)

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

  3. brace(n.)

    Synonyms:
    couple, pair

  4. brace(n.)

    Synonyms:
    prop, support, stay, shore, strut

  5. brace(n.)

    Synonyms:
    bit-stock

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

stiffener, corset, barricade, wrench, reinforcement, clamp


Translations for brace

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • هدفينArabic
  • свръзка, скоба, обтяжка, голяма скобаBulgarian
  • složená závorka, posílit seCzech
  • verstreben, einstellen, Brasse, stemmen, brassen, gefasst machen, wappnen, anspannen, Doppelpack, geschweifte KlammerGerman
  • άγκιστροGreek
  • dobleteSpanish
  • 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
  • perehi, tauteka, tauhōkaiMāori
  • hold deg fast!Norwegian
  • chavePortuguese
  • скрепа, распорка, раскос, крепиться, держаться, готовиться, скоба, фигурная скобка, подпорка, упорка, брас, приготовитьсяRussian

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