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brace
British English: /breɪs/
American English: /breɪs/

Translation of brace in Italian:

noun

also: braces plural noun

(British English)
  • (garment)
    bretelle (feminine)

transitive verb

  • 1 (person)
    puntare (body, back) (against contro)
    to brace one's legs, feet against something
    puntare le gambe, i piedi contro, su qualcosa

intransitive verb

  • 1 [figurative]to brace for something
    (person, organization)
    prepararsi a o per qualcosa, tenersi pronti per qualcosa

reflexive verb

  • to brace oneself (physically)
    tenersi forte (for in previsione di)
    [figurative]
    prepararsi o tenersi pronti (for a, per) (to do a fare)
    brace yourself!
    tienti forte!

Phrasal verbs

brace up:

1 brace up 2 brace up [somebody], brace [somebody] up
confortare qualcuno

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