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Meaning of BRACER

Pronunciation:  'breysur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a tonic or restorative (especially a drink of liquor)
 

BRACER is a 6 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: pick-me-up
 
 See Also: restorative, tonic

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Bra"cer\, n.
1. That which braces, binds, or makes firm; a band or
   bandage.

2. A covering to protect the arm of the bowman from the
   vibration of the string; also, a brassart. --Chaucer.

3. A medicine, as an astringent or a tonic, which gives
   tension or tone to any part of the body. --Johnson.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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