bra

[brah]

noun

Automotive Slang. a removable cover for the front end of an automobile to protect it from road debris.

Nearby words

  1. bq,
  2. br,
  3. br'er,
  4. br.,
  5. br. som.,
  6. bra burner,
  7. braai,
  8. braaivleis,
  9. braata,
  10. brabant

Origin of bra

by shortening

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British Dictionary definitions for bra

bra

1

noun

short for brassiere

noun

Southern African informal another word for bro 2
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Word Origin and History for bra

bra

n.

by 1923, shortening of brassiere.

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