bracing

adjective brac·ing \ ˈbrā-siŋ \

Definition of bracing

: giving strength, vigor, or freshness
  • a bracing breeze

bracingly

adverb

Examples of bracing in a Sentence

  1. a chilly but bracing day

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First Known Use of bracing

1752


BRACING Defined for English Language Learners

bracing

adjective

Definition of bracing for English Language Learners

  • : pleasantly cool or cold



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