Thesaurus / brace up

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Brace up, pard; you won't git another sight like this fur some time.

And when you feel discouraged, the best way to overcome the sense of depression is to "brace up" physically.

Vitality SupremeBernarr Macfadden

Then she was just beginning to brace up again when we got the word about Grace.

Dennison GrantRobert Stead

Having now an incentive to let herself go rather than "brace up" as O'Reilly urged, she enjoyed collapsing.

The Lion's MouseC. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson

Look at me occasionally, and when I elevate my eyebrows—so—brace up and say something, if it isn't so cunning.'

Tracy ParkMary Jane Holmes

Right the helm, board tacks and haul aft sheets, brace up and haul out.

The Seaman's FriendRichard Henry Dana

"You must brace up, Marian, and go back to school to-morrow," directed Grace.

You must brace up and pull yourself together, Tom, for the sake of the youngsters.

Over the SliprailsHenry Lawson

The horse becomes low in condition and moves about quietly, and the frost tends to brace up the limbs.

But let me tell you, my boy, this baby ought to make you brace up.

Polly in New YorkLillian Elizabeth Roy

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