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braces

noun
plural of brace

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a structure that holds up or serves as a foundation for something else
  • wore a brace for the injured knee

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2 two things of the same or similar kind that match or are considered together
  • bagged a brace of pheasants

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braces

verb
present tense third-person singular of brace

Synonyms & Antonyms of braces (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to hold up or serve as a foundation for
  • several boards braced the wall

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“Braces.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/braces. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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