Synonyms for brake
- retarding device
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BRAKE
"Brake foot, clutch foot," said Johnny, and closed his eyes again.
This done, he put on the brake and headed his horses toward the fence.
Then Father Wetherell would take it down and brake it in the brake.
Jacob stayed and brake bread with the plain, hospitable family.
Going through Sulby, he dropped out of the brake and looked in at the "Fairy."
The steam is turned off, and the guard puts on what he calls "the brake."
The screech of the brake had deceived the messenger as to the whereabouts of the voice.
They brake their spears unto their hands, and then drew their swords.
As the Guest of honor, He took the loaf, "blessed it and brake, and gave to them."
"It's your life, buster," he said, and reached for the brake.