Definitions For Brake


  • A restraint used to slow or stop a vehicle
  • Anything that slows or hinders a process
  • An area thickly overgrown usually with one kind of plant
  • Large coarse fern often several feet high; essentially weed ferns; cosmopolitan
  • Any of various ferns of the genus Pteris having pinnately compound leaves and including several popular houseplants
  • To use the brake on a vehicle


  • Cause to stop by applying the brakes
  • Stop travelling by applying a brake

Is Brake a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Brake is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Brake in a Sentence

  • I had to brake suddenly when a cat ran in front of the car.
  • braked the car sharply when someone pulled out in front of us

Synonyms for Brake

Antonyms for Brake

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