What does bracing mean?

Definitions for bracing
ˈbreɪ sɪŋbrac·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word bracing.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. brace, bracing(adj)

    a structural member used to stiffen a framework

  2. bracing, brisk, fresh, refreshing, refreshful, tonic(adj)

    imparting vitality and energy

    "the bracing mountain air"


  1. bracing(Noun)

    a brace

  2. bracing(Noun)

    a form of the military attention stance

  3. bracing(Adjective)

    invigorating or stimulating

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bracing

    of Brace

  2. Bracing(adj)

    imparting strength or tone; strengthening; invigorating; as, a bracing north wind

  3. Bracing(noun)

    the act of strengthening, supporting, or propping, with a brace or braces; the state of being braced

  4. Bracing(noun)

    any system of braces; braces, collectively; as, the bracing of a truss

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bracing in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bracing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of bracing in a Sentence

  1. Lanelyn Carrillo:

    We are bracing for the worst here, there is a sense of fear that we might be facing a storm as bad as Haiyan or Haima.

  2. Katsutoshi Inadome:

    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.

  3. Stefan Worrall:

    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 for global risk-on because a lot of people have been bracing for this.

  4. Norihiro Fujito:

    Most investors are very cautious against further downside risk, investors are bracing for the planned talks between Japan and the U.S. next month, so they are refraining from taking positions.

  5. Alessandro Farkuh:

    Potential buyers are making up their minds and bracing for a newfound period of stability.

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Translations for bracing

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  • здравословен, ободрителенBulgarian
  • бодрящийRussian
  • uppfriskande, stärkande, uppiggandeSwedish

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