Brake synonyms

brāk
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Simple past tense of bite
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To remain in a state or condition; stay:
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(Idiomatic, nautical) To tighten a sail by pulling on a rope.
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To control, restrict, or arrest
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In a particular relationship:
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To control, restrict, or arrest
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To restrain is defined as to hold back or keep under control.
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Limitation or confinement as in constraint on free assembly; forbearance; a holding back or prohibiting from doing something.
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A growth of such ferns
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large coarse fern often several feet high; essentially weed ferns; cosmopolitan
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large coarse fern often several feet high; essentially weed ferns; cosmopolitan
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A check is defined as a mark put next to something written down to show it has been verified or completed.
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Something that checks or restrains:
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Something that deters:
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Something that stands in the way of or holds up progress:
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A contrivance (sordine), as in a pianoforte, to deaden vibrations; or, as in other pieces of mechanism, to check some action at a particular time.
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(Sports) A light portable barrier over which competitors must leap in certain races.
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The fact, state, or feeling of being discouraged
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Something which hinders: something that holds back or causes problems with something else.
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A feedback device on a machine or engine that is used to provide automatic control, as of speed, pressure, or temperature.
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A force acting on a moving body, opposite in direction to the movement of the body, caused by the interaction of the body and the medium it moves through. The strength of drag usually depends on the velocity of the body. &diamf3; Drag caused by buildup of pressure in front of the moving body and a decrease in pressure behind the body is called pressure drag . It is an important factor in the design of aerodynamically efficient shapes for cars and airplanes. &diamf3; Drag caused by the viscosity of the medium as the molecules along the body's surface move through it is called skin drag or skin friction . It is an important factor in the design of efficient surface materials for cars, airplanes, boat hulls, skis, and swimsuits.
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To cause to feel attached or secure:
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To stop or deflect a ball or puck by using one's body.
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To control or restrain:
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To reduce the speed (of); slow down
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To delay is defined as to postpone, make late or stop for awhile.
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To make difficult to accomplish; to frustrate, act as obstacle.
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To bar or hinder the progress of; obstruct or delay
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To direct or stop a horse by using reins.
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To retard is to prevent progress or growth.
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To skid is to move or slide because of a loss of traction, or to decline or deteriorate.
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To retard; delay
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(Physics) A device that accelerates charged subatomic particles.
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(--- Physics) To change the velocity of.
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To change posture or position; stir:
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To startle or be startled; to move or be moved suddenly.
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A chain, rope, or strap attached to the collar or harness of an animal, especially a dog, and used to lead it or hold it in check.
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A bit for a horse, consisting of two bars joined at the center, as by a joint.
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To inhibit or restrain; hold back:
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To have and keep possession of something.
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(Idiomatic) to delay, especially in school
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(Idiomatic) To restrain; to check.
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To control, restrict, or arrest
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To hold back; restrain:
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Find another word for brake. In this page you can discover 47 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for brake, like: bit, keep, keep back, pull in, rein (back, in, or up), restrain, restraint, bracken and pasture brake.