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Inflections of 'brace' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
braces
v 3rd person singular
bracing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
braced
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
braced
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

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brace nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (knee or elbow support) (bvan knie, etc.)steun, brace nw de
 Claire wears a brace on her knee when she runs.
brace nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (structural support)beugel, klamp nw de
 The boys have already erected the braces for the frame of the new barn.
brace nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (punctuation: curly bracket) (interpunctie)accolade nw de
 
Aanvullende vertalingen
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brace,
brace [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(add support)verstevigen, versterken overg.ww
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beugel nw de (tanden: correctieapparaat) (teeth)brace nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
anker nw het (bouwkunde: houvast) (building)anchor nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  brace nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
blokjes nw mv (orthodontie: op tanden)brace nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
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Samengestelde woorden:
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borst natmaken onoverg. uitdr. figuurlijk (zich schrap zetten)brace oneself viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
borst natmaken onoverg. uitdr. figuurlijk (zich voorbereiden op iets heftigs)get ready vi + adj
  brace oneself viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
Hou je vast! uitdr. figuurlijk (opgelet!) (figurative)Brace yourself! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
Hou je vast! uitdr. letterlijkHold on tight! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
  Brace yourself! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
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Samengestelde woorden:
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brace yourself vtr + refltransitive verb and reflexive pronoun: Transitive verb with reflexive pronoun--for example, "Enjoy yourself." "They behaved themselves." figurative (prepare for shock)zich voorbereiden, zich klaarmaken wk.ww
  (figuurlijk)borst natmaken frase
  zich schrap zetten frase
brace yourself for [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (prepare for shock)zich voorbereiden, zich klaarmaken wk. ww
  (figuurlijk)de borst natmaken frase
  zich schrap zetten frase
 Everyone is bracing themselves for the foot of snow forecast for tonight.
Brace yourself interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" figurative (prepare for shock)Maak je borst maar nat! tw
  Zet je schrap! tw
 Brace yourself, I've got some bad news.
brace yourself interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (prepare for impact)Hou je vast! tw
 Brace yourself. We're about to land.
brace yourself for [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (prepare for impact)zich voorbereiden wk.ww
  zich schrap zetten frase
 We braced ourselves for a bumpy ride.
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Collocatie: assume the brace position, meer...

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