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  Words related to brake

Related / Similar Words: bracken, pasture brake, Pteridium aquilinum

 

Definition:
  • a restraint used to slow or stop a vehicle;
  • an area thickly overgrown usually with one kind of plant;
  • large coarse fern often several feet high; essentially weed ferns; cosmopolitan;
  • any of various ferns of the genus Pteris having pinnately compound leaves and including several popular houseplants;
  • cause to stop by applying the brakes; "brake the car before you go into a curve";
  • stop travelling by applying a brake; "We had to brake suddenly when a chicken crossed the road";

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    Hyponyms: airbrake, brake system, brakes, coaster brake, hand brake, emergency, emergency brake, parking brake, skid

     

    Part Meronyms: wheeled vehicle

     

    Member Meronyms: Pteridium, genus Pteridium, Pteris, genus Pteris

     

    Anagrams: break, baker

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: frenë   Arabic: مكابح and يكبح  
    Basque: galga   Catalan: fre  
    Chinese: 刹车   Croatian: kočnica  
    Danish: bremse   Dutch: rem and remmen  
    Esperanto: bremsi and bremsilo   Finnish: jarru and jarruttaa  
    French: frein and freiner   German: Bremse and bremsen  
    Greek: πέδη   Hebrew: בלמים and לבלום  
    Hungarian: fék   Indonesian: rem  
    Italian: frenare and freno   Japanese: ブレーキ  
    Latvian: bremze and bremzēt   Polish: hamulec  
    Russian: тормоз and тормозить   Slovak: brzda and brzdiť  
    Slovene: zavora   Spanish: freno  
    Telugu: ఆపు and బ్రేకు   Ukrainian: гальмо and гальмувати  
     
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