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How Do You Spell BRAS?

Correct spelling for the English word "bras" is [ bɹˈɑːz] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

Common Misspellings for BRAS

Below is the list of 1 misspellings for the word "BRAS". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

  • braws (100.0%)

Usage Examples for BRAS

  1. Rather more than an hour later, at about a quarter- past three, when Napoleon had just joined battle with the Prussians, he got a note from Ney informing him that the left wing was meeting with considerable resistance, and could hardly abandon the place where it was engaged before Quatre Bras to come up against the Prussian flank at Ligny. - "Waterloo" by Hilaire Belloc
  2. A bras is a number of sticks about as long and as thick as your arm, placed in a pile about three feet high and about three feet wide. - "The Congo and Coasts of Africa" by Richard Harding Davis
  3. Partly because there was more resistance along the Brussels road than Napoleon had expected, and a far larger body of Prussians in front of him than he had expected either; but much more because a whole French army corps, which, had it been in action, could have added a third to the force of either the right or the left wing, was out of action all day; and wandered aimlessly over the empty zone which separated Ney from Grouchy, Quatre Bras from Ligny, the left half of Napoleon's divided army from its right half. - "Waterloo" by Hilaire Belloc
  4. It has been well remarked that the very qualities which made Ney invaluable for defence or for the service of a rear- guard weighed against him in such a combat as Quatre Bras - "The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte" by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  5. Magruder was permitted to wander to and fro after the fashion of D'Erlon between Quatre Bras and Ligny. - "Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War" by G. F. R. Henderson