Meaning of BRACING in English

BRACING

adjective

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a bracing musical experiment

a bracing ocean breeze

Hank loved the feel of the bracing sea air against his face.

the bracing taste of ginger

Tourists are attracted by the beautiful scenery and bracing mountain climate.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

As it happened, we never met more than a bracing Force 5.

But, carping apart, Rattle's performance of the Brahms remains one of the most bracing and intelligent anywhere.

He found in Byers a bracing scepticism like his own.

It is this bracing action which allows the legs to work during the forward swing.

She found Jen's contempt for politicians both bracing and worrying.

The kettle was boiling, and he could smell the bracing aroma of frying eggs and bacon.

Try a bracing dash up to the pool, followed by a plunge into the deep end.

When I was young, all we heard about ozone was that it was bracing sea air.

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