Meaning of brace

Definition of brace

(noun) a support that steadies or strengthens something else; "he wore a brace on his knee"
two items of the same kind
a set of two similar things considered as a unit
a rope on a square-rigged ship that is used to swing a yard about and secure it
elastic straps that hold trousers up (usually used in the plural)
an appliance that corrects dental irregularities
a carpenter's tool having a crank handle for turning and a socket to hold a bit for boring
(verb) prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult
support or hold steady and make steadfast, with or as if with a brace; "brace your elbows while working on the potter's wheel"
cause to be alert and energetic; "Coffee and tea stimulate me"; "This herbal infusion doesn't stimulate"

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