brace yourself

Definition of brace yourself

  1. —said to warn someone to be prepared for something Brace yourself. I have some bad news.

Word by Word Definitions

braceplay
  1. :  to fasten tightly :  bind

    :  to prepare for use by making taut

    :  prepare, steel

  1. :  something (such as a clasp) that connects or fastens

    :  two of a kind :  pair

    :  a crank-shaped instrument for turning a bit (see 1bit 1a(2))

yourselfplay
  1. :  your normal, healthy, or sane condition or self

    :  oneself


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