Synonyms

1. soft-shoe

noun. tap dancing wearing shoes that have soft soles.

Synonyms

  • soft-shoe dancing
  • soft-shoe shuffle
  • tap dance

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Example sentences of the word brake-shoe


1. Noun Phrase
Remove the star wheel by moving it up from between the two brake shoes.

2. Noun Phrase
Remove the pin and spring clip that attaches the brake shoe to the backing plate.

3. Noun Phrase
Unbolt and remove the single clip holding the brake shoe in place at the bottom using a small wrench.

4. Noun Phrase
Loosen the tension screw on the rear brake shoes to open the brake.

2. 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)

3. brake

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

Synonyms

  • restraint

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • lower

Etymology

  • braeke (Old Dutch)

4. 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)

5. 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)

6. 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)

7. brake

verb. ['ˈbreɪk'] cause to stop by applying the brakes.

Synonyms

  • stop

Antonyms

  • icebreaker
  • activation

Etymology

  • braeke (Old Dutch)

8. shoe

noun. ['ˈʃuː'] footwear shaped to fit the foot (below the ankle) with a flexible upper of leather or plastic and a sole and heel of heavier material.

Synonyms

  • calceus
  • flipper
  • heel counter
  • blucher
  • throat
  • chukka
  • lacing
  • walking shoe
  • Loafer
  • balmoral
  • saddle
  • cleats
  • collar
  • chukka boot
  • shoe lace
  • congress shoe
  • shoelace
  • footwear
  • mocassin
  • pump
  • sneaker
  • bowling shoe
  • slingback
  • counter
  • upper
  • ghillie
  • instep
  • shoestring
  • brogue
  • spike
  • tennis shoe
  • sandal
  • shoe collar
  • tongue
  • footgear
  • congress boot
  • sabot
  • work shoe
  • sling
  • anklet
  • lace
  • toecap
  • outsole
  • chopine
  • innersole
  • congress gaiter
  • fin
  • running shoe
  • toe box
  • wedgie
  • baby shoe
  • platform
  • gaiter
  • gym shoe
  • wooden shoe
  • moccasin
  • walker
  • heel
  • insole
  • clodhopper
  • shoe string
  • wing tip
  • oxford
  • gillie

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • fall
  • decrease
  • artificial language

Etymology

  • shoo (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scoh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. shoe

noun. ['ˈʃuː'] a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel's rotation.

Synonyms

  • skid
  • restraint
  • drum brake
  • brake shoe
  • brake lining

Antonyms

  • detach
  • unsaddle
  • lower
  • refrain

Etymology

  • shoo (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scoh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. shoe

noun. ['ˈʃuː'] U-shaped plate nailed to underside of horse's hoof.

Synonyms

  • plate
  • horseshoe
  • shell

Antonyms

  • positive
  • low
  • inferior
  • side

Etymology

  • shoo (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • scoh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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