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Synonyms for brakebreɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brake(noun)

    a restraint used to slow or stop a vehicle

    bracken, pasture brake

  2. brake(noun)

    any of various ferns of the genus Pteris having pinnately compound leaves and including several popular houseplants

    bracken, pasture brake

  3. bracken, pasture brake, brake, Pteridium aquilinum(noun)

    large coarse fern often several feet high; essentially weed ferns; cosmopolitan

    bracken, pasture brake, brake

  4. brake(noun)

    an area thickly overgrown usually with one kind of plant

    bracken, pasture brake

  5. brake(verb)

    anything that slows or hinders a process

    bracken, pasture brake

  6. brake(verb)

    stop travelling by applying a brake

  7. brake(verb)

    cause to stop by applying the brakes

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. brake(n.)


  2. brake(n.)

    thicket, brushwood, jungle

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

braking, brakes, frein, rem, curb, hindrance, disincentive, obstacle, stop

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