Usage examples for braces

  1. The climbing's easy enough on bolts and braces but it's something fierce the air you breathe. – Careers of Danger and Daring by Cleveland Moffett
  2. We picnicked our lunch under a stone wall, and I, becoming an hilarious, rallied my companions unmercifully upon the solemnity with which they had marched in cautious silence, and with stern countenances as to attack some formidable foe- and all to slaughter sundry braces of inoffensive grouse- birds- truly an heroical sort of undertaking! – Baboo Jabberjee, B.A. by F. Anstey
  3. Are your braces fastened? – The Awakening of Helena Richie by Margaret Deland