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What is another word for brace?

What's another word for brace? | Here's a list of synonyms for brace.

Definition 1: a structural member used to stiffen a framework - [noun denoting artifact]

Definition 1: a carpenter's tool having a crank handle for turning and a socket to hold a bit for boring - [noun denoting artifact]

Definition 1: an appliance that corrects dental irregularities - [noun denoting artifact]

Definition 1: a support that steadies or strengthens something else - [noun denoting artifact]

Definition 1: elastic straps that hold trousers up (usually used in the plural) - [noun denoting artifact]

Definition 1: a rope on a square-rigged ship that is used to swing a yard about and secure it - [noun denoting artifact]

Definition 1: either of two punctuation marks ({ or }) used to enclose textual material - [noun denoting communication]

Definition 1: a set of two similar things considered as a unit - [noun denoting group]

Definition 1: two items of the same kind - [noun denoting quantity]

Definition 1: cause to be alert and energetic - [verb of body]

Definition 1: support by bracing - [verb of contact]

Definition 1: support or hold steady and make steadfast, with or as if with a brace - [verb of contact]

Definition 1: prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult - [verb of emotion]