bra

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English[edit]

bra

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Etymology 1[edit]

Shortened from brassiere.

Noun[edit]

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bra (plural bras)

  1. a brassiere
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Etymology 2[edit]

From bracket

Noun[edit]

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bra (plural bras)

  1. (physics) One of the two vectors in the standard notation for describing quantum states in quantum mechanics, the other being the ket.
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Etymology 3[edit]

Representing a different pronunciation of bro, meaning brother

Noun[edit]

bra (plural bras)

  1. (slang) friend
    Take it easy, bra!
  2. (slang) female version of bro

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

bra

  1. rafsi of barda.

Norwegian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bra

  1. good, fine

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Since at least 1621, from braf (good, brave); from German brav; from French brave.

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Adjective[edit]

bra (comparative bättre, superlative bäst)

  1. good

Adverb[edit]

bra (comparative bättre, superlative bäst)

  1. well

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Zazaki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Persian برادر (barâdar).

Noun[edit]

bra

  1. brother