Synonyms
Antonyms

1. knee-deep

adjective. coming only to the ankle or knee.

Synonyms

  • shallow

Antonyms

  • stay
  • profound

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Words that Rhyme with Knee Brace

  • arianespace
  • {left-brace
  • left-brace
  • jonbenet's
  • }close-brace
  • worst-case
  • }right-brace
  • right-brace
  • misplace
  • interlace
  • displace
  • disgrace
  • retrace
  • lambastes
  • embrace
  • degrace
  • replace
  • incase
  • encase
  • deface
  • debase
  • trace
  • space
  • place
  • grace
  • glace
  • frace
  • erase
  • efface
  • drace

Example sentences of the word knee-brace


1. Noun Phrase
It is important to purchase the proper type of knee brace for your specific injury.

2. Noun Phrase
This will help determine what type of knee brace you will need.

3.
Noun Phrase
This will keep the
knee brace from sliding down the leg.

4.
Noun Phrase
Ensure that the kneecap is positioned properly in the open circle of the
knee brace**.

2. brace

verb. ['ˈbreɪs'] support or hold steady and make steadfast, with or as if with a brace.

Synonyms

  • ballast
  • stabilize
  • guy
  • steady
  • strengthen
  • fortify
  • stabilise

Antonyms

  • action
  • activeness
  • change
  • travel

Etymology

  • brace (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • bracchia (Latin)

3. brace

verb. ['ˈbreɪs'] prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult.

Synonyms

  • fix
  • ready
  • prepare
  • gear up
  • set up
  • poise
  • steel
  • nerve

Antonyms

  • ordinal
  • wife
  • husband
  • unyoke

Etymology

  • brace (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • bracchia (Latin)

4. brace

verb. ['ˈbreɪs'] support by bracing.

Synonyms

  • support
  • sustain
  • hold
  • hold up

Antonyms

  • nonworker
  • ride
  • debilitating
  • activity

Etymology

  • brace (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • bracchia (Latin)

5. brace

noun. ['ˈbreɪs'] a support that steadies or strengthens something else.

Synonyms

  • back brace
  • reinforcement
  • skeg
  • support
  • neck brace
  • knee brace
  • strengthener

Antonyms

  • cause to sleep
  • wake
  • fall asleep
  • stand still

Etymology

  • brace (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • bracchia (Latin)

6. brace

noun. ['ˈbreɪs'] a carpenter's tool having a crank handle for turning and a socket to hold a bit for boring.

Synonyms

  • bitstock
  • brace and bit

Antonyms

  • relax
  • tense
  • stimulate

Etymology

  • brace (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • bracchia (Latin)

7. brace

noun. ['ˈbreɪs'] a rope on a square-rigged ship that is used to swing a yard about and secure it.

Synonyms

  • rope

Antonyms

  • desensitize
  • dissuade

Etymology

  • brace (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • bracchia (Latin)

8. knee

noun. ['ˈniː'] hinge joint in the human leg connecting the tibia and fibula with the femur and protected in front by the patella.

Synonyms

  • articulatio genus
  • hinge joint
  • knee joint
  • genicular vein
  • kneepan
  • ginglymus
  • human knee
  • musculus articularis genus
  • patella
  • ginglymoid joint
  • leg
  • vena genus
  • genu

Antonyms

  • free
  • stimulate

Etymology

  • kne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cneo (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. knee

noun. ['ˈniː'] joint between the femur and tibia in a quadruped; corresponds to the human knee.

Synonyms

  • hind leg
  • articulatio
  • articulation
  • stifle

Antonyms

  • divided
  • distributive
  • segregated
  • individual

Etymology

  • kne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cneo (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. knee

noun. ['ˈniː'] the part of a trouser leg that provides the cloth covering for the knee.

Synonyms

  • leg

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • unilateral

Etymology

  • kne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cneo (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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