a structural member used to stiffen a framework
bracing, brisk, fresh, refreshing, refreshful, tonic(adj)
imparting vitality and energy
"the bracing mountain air"
a form of the military attention stance
invigorating or stimulating
imparting strength or tone; strengthening; invigorating; as, a bracing north wind
the act of strengthening, supporting, or propping, with a brace or braces; the state of being braced
any system of braces; braces, collectively; as, the bracing of a truss
The numerical value of bracing in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of bracing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
To many men... the miasma of peace seems more suffocating than the bracing air of war.
We think (oil) price will be range bound for many, many quarters, so we are bracing ourselves for this kind of price levels.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. It is wholesome and bracing for the mind to have its faculties kept on the stretch.
The market has been bracing for a Greek default for a while, and it has already shifted its focus to the possibility of Greece leaving the euro zone.
If we get some certainty about the strength of the U.S. economy and the likelihood of policy normalization by the Fed, and if a rate hike seems justifiable, that is positive for sentiment ... because a lot of people have been bracing for this.
Images & Illustrations of bracing
Translations for bracing
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
Get even more translations for bracing »
Find a translation for the bracing definition in other languages:
Select another language: