Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Brace"

The meaning of "Brace" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does brace yourself mean?
A: It means "be prepared for whats to come".
Q: What does brace yourself mean?
A: pick my answer as "best answer" by clicking on the crown
Q: What does brace for it mean?
A: @americanenglish: Get ready for the inevitable.
Q: What does brace yourself mean?
A: ^ prepare yourself for what is to come

Example sentences using "Brace"

Q: Please show me example sentences with braced.
A: She's a bad driver so I braced myself when she went to park
Q: Please show me example sentences with brace.
A: Assuming you are talking about a medical brace.

He broke his arm and had to wear a brace for a month.

She has a brace on her ankle.

After the car accident, he had a neck brace in the hospital.
Q: Please show me example sentences with brace yourself.
A: "Brace yourself for impact."
"Try to brace yourself."

or just "brace yourself" on its own would be fine in most situations.
Q: Please show me example sentences with brace.
A: Firstly, brace can mean several things.
Here's the definitions:


(Noun) A device that clamps things tightly together or that gives support.

(Verb) To prepare for impact.




Synonyms of "Brace" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Curly brace and Brace ?
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Q: What is the difference between brace for and prepare for and get ready for ?
A: To brace for something implies that it is going to cause some pain or trouble if you don't. Prepare for, at least to me, implies that you are studying for a test or writing a speech or something to do with work or school. And last but not least, to get ready for implies that you are dressing up for something. They basically all mean the same things, but their nuance is different. Hope this helps!!
Q: What is the difference between brace for and prepare for ?
A: @Adamapple1234: Interchangable. Both are equally common
Q: What is the difference between bracing and refreshing ?
A: Bracing means to prepare for something
Ex. She began bracing herself for the cold water.
-He began bracing himself for the doctor to give him the shot.
And refreshing describes a relaxing or enjoyable thing
Ex. The air conditioning in the house was refreshing after being outside all day.
-The ice cold lemonade was refreshing

Translations of "Brace"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? bracing
A: Bracing

Other questions about "Brace"

Q: That’s so bracing and impressive. does this sound natural?
A: As long as 'bracing' is the right word. 🙂
Q: brace yourself is like get ready
A: Yes. It's usually used when you're about to hit something (physically) or someone is about to deliver some shocking news to you.
Q: brace yourself! does this sound natural?
A: Check the question to view the answer

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