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bracket

noun

1 bracket

A category falling within certain defined limits.

Roget 215: support, ground, foundation, base, basis; terra firma; bearing, fulcrum, bait [U.S.], caudex crib; point d'appui [Fr.], pou sto [Gr.], purchase footing, hold, ... show more

Roget 45: vinculum, link; connective, connection; junction etc. 43; bond of union, copula, hyphen, intermedium; bracket; bridge, stepping-stone, ... show more

2 bracket

Either of two punctuation marks (`<' or `>') used in computer programming and sometimes used to enclose textual material.

synonym: angle bracket.

Polish: nawias

3 bracket

Either of two punctuation marks ([ or ]) used to enclose textual material.

synonym: square bracket.

Dutch: rechte haak, blokhaak, bijbelhaak, haak, haakje, teksthaak

4 bracket

A support projecting from a wall (as to hold a shelf).

synonym: wall bracket.

Dutch: rond haakje, haakje

verb

1 bracket

Support with brackets.

Roget 89: pair [unite in pairs], couple, bracket, yoke; conduplicate; mate, span [U.S.].   

Roget 43: join, unite; conjoin, connect; associate; put together, lay together, clap together, hang together, lump together, hold together, piece together [Fr.], tack together, fix together, ... show more

2 bracket

Place into brackets:
— Please bracket this remark.

synonym: bracket out.

3 bracket

Classify or group.


Moby thesaurus: accouple, accumulate, advocate, agglutinate, ally, alpenstock, amass, analyze, apply, arm, articulate, assemble, associate, athletic supporter, back, backbone, backing, band, bandeau, bearer ... show more.

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