Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / braces
FEEDBACK
See definition of braces on Dictionary.com
  • as inhandcuffs
  • as insuspenders

synonyms for braces

  • bracelets
  • chains
  • clamps
  • cuffs
  • fetters
  • shackles
  • snaps
  • wristlets
  • iron rings
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
No "Pay-n" No Gain! Practice Your "Payed" Vs. Paid" Skills
START THE QUIZ

How to use braces in a sentence

The disease of pessimism springs never from real troubles, which it braces men to bear, which it delights men to bear well.
THE POCKET R.L.S.ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
A few venturesome lads who had never seen a midget climbed up to the braces that held sill to pillar to get a better view.
DAVID LANNARCK, MIDGETGEORGE S. HARNEY
The materials necessary are a board of suitable size, two screwhooks, four screweyes and a pair of rods for braces.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
At this moment, the sail-trimmers of the Plantagenet handled their braces.
THE TWO ADMIRALSJ. FENIMORE COOPER
The bank should have a few stringers and braces to support it.
ELEMENTS OF PLUMBINGSAMUEL DIBBLE
Thorough braces were the leather springs, thick and wide, upon which the coach body was placed.
THE OLD PIKETHOMAS B. SEARIGHT
Weather braces, Mr Galway; square the yards, and set your topgallantsails again.
A MIDDY OF THE KINGHARRY COLLINGWOOD
It fills men with courage, and with spiritual yearnings; it braces them also to moral earnestness and vigour.
EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE SECOND EPISTLE TO THE CORINTHIANSJAMES DENNEY
Attached by large buttons, toggles or lampwick braces, they reached as high as the lower part of the chest.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
The braces were removable, and Mac had loosened a single wing-nut to let the brace swing loose when he heard Johnny Ruiz's answer.
TIGHT SQUEEZEDEAN CHARLES ING
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO BRACES

  • bracelets
  • braces
  • chains
  • clamps
  • cuffs
  • fetters
  • iron rings
  • shackles
  • snaps
  • wristlets
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.