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1. brake

noun. ['ˈbreɪk'] a restraint used to slow or stop a vehicle.

Synonyms

  • brake system
  • coaster brake
  • emergency brake
  • brakes
  • restraint
  • emergency
  • wheeled vehicle
  • parking brake
  • power brake
  • hand brake

Antonyms

  • indiscipline
  • intemperance
  • fauna
  • stand still

Etymology

  • braeke (Old Dutch)

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Words that Rhyme with Brake Drum

  • mccrumb
  • mccrum
  • deblum
  • ancrum
  • succumb
  • strum
  • hohum
  • exum
  • become
  • baucum
  • swum
  • stumm
  • stum
  • slum
  • shrum
  • sharum
  • scum
  • schrum
  • plumb
  • plum
  • pflum
  • narum
  • krumme
  • krumm
  • krum
  • klumb
  • grum
  • glum
  • frum
  • from

Example sentences of the word brake-drum


1. Noun Phrase
You should feel the brake shoes slightly drag against the brake drum.

2. Noun Phrase
You should feel a very slight drag of the brake shoes against the brake drum.

3. Noun Phrase
If you plan to install new brake drums on your Ford F-250, skip this step.

4. Noun Phrase
Place the brake drum puller on the brake drum and pull the drum from the wheel hub.

2. brake

noun. ['ˈbreɪk'] anything that slows or hinders a process.

Synonyms

  • restraint

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • lower

Etymology

  • braeke (Old Dutch)

3. brake

noun. ['ˈbreɪk'] an area thickly overgrown usually with one kind of plant.

Synonyms

  • brush
  • brushwood
  • thicket
  • copse

Antonyms

  • continue
  • continuant consonant
  • free
  • go on

Etymology

  • braeke (Old Dutch)

4. brake

noun. ['ˈbreɪk'] any of various ferns of the genus Pteris having pinnately compound leaves and including several popular houseplants.

Synonyms

  • genus Pteris
  • fern

Antonyms

  • groundbreaking
  • unveiling
  • installment

Etymology

  • braeke (Old Dutch)

5. brake

noun. ['ˈbreɪk'] large coarse fern often several feet high; essentially weed ferns; cosmopolitan.

Synonyms

  • fern
  • genus Pteridium
  • bracken
  • Pteridium aquilinum
  • Pteridium

Antonyms

  • action
  • activeness
  • beginning
  • attack

Etymology

  • braeke (Old Dutch)

6. drum

noun. ['ˈdrʌm'] a musical percussion instrument; usually consists of a hollow cylinder with a membrane stretched across each end.

Synonyms

  • tom-tom
  • drumhead
  • tambour
  • percussive instrument
  • tenor drum
  • head
  • bongo
  • tabor
  • tambourine
  • timbrel
  • snare drum
  • membranophone
  • bongo drum
  • snare
  • tabour
  • gran casa
  • side drum
  • bass drum
  • percussion instrument

Antonyms

  • boneless
  • fall
  • lower
  • underdress

7. drum

noun. ['ˈdrʌm'] the sound of a drum.

Antonyms

  • go to bed

8. drum

verb. ['ˈdrʌm'] play a percussion instrument.

Antonyms

  • ride

9. drum

verb. ['ˈdrʌm'] make a rhythmic sound.

Synonyms

  • go
  • sound
  • thrum

Antonyms

  • go
  • stay in place
  • rise
  • precede

10. drum

noun. ['ˈdrʌm'] small to medium-sized bottom-dwelling food and game fishes of shallow coastal and fresh waters that make a drumming noise.

Synonyms

  • Sciaenops ocellatus
  • drumfish
  • channel bass
  • mademoiselle
  • sciaenid
  • red drum
  • silver perch
  • Bairdiella chrysoura
  • striped drum
  • redfish
  • Equetus pulcher
  • jackknife-fish
  • sciaenid fish

Antonyms

  • undock
  • follower
  • natural depression
  • follow
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