Definitions

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  • n. The ISO 3166-1 three-letter (alpha-3) code for Brazil.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • I braved only the main floor of Mellow Johnny's for the BRA, which is good because mere photos of the basement made me break out in hives of hate.

    BSNYC Road Dairy: Westward Meh

  • Snobby, looks like the BRA is a big success, wish you were coming to San Diego.

    BSNYC Road Dairy (and very short Friday Fun Quiz!)

  • Asked about the Gazette's experience, Menino at first joked about it, then downplayed concerns about the BRA, even suggesting that the BRA is the victim of disgruntled residents.

    Jamaica Plain Gazette

  • Normally, a bike shop visit means trying on a bunch of shoes and sunglasses, asking a bunch of stupid questions, and then ordering the stuff online, but in this case it means I will be having a "BRA," or "Book-Related Appearance."

    Archive 2010-09-01

  • He danced up with his usual ungainly frolics, first to the Baron, and then to Rose, passing his hands over his clothes, crying, 'BRA', BRA 'DAVIE,' and scarce able to sing a bar to an end of his thousand-and-one songs, for the breathless extravagance of his joy.

    Waverley: or, 'Tis sixty years since

  • Dear Readers: A recent column queried readers to see if they were wearing the correct BRA SIZE, how many bras they had, and did the bras hook in the back or front?

    Hints From Heloise

  • Murilo Antonio FISCHER, (BRA) Garmin-Transitions, at 31 89.

    2010 Tour of Poland results, stage 4

  • Murilo Antonio FISCHER, (BRA) Garmin-Transitions, at 44 67.

    2010 Tour of Poland results, stage 4

  • Dear Ladies: Did you know that most women probably are wearing the WRONG BRA SIZE?

    Hints From Heloise

  • I also assure the rest of you that I have learned much from my training BRA, and I hope to enhance myself so that my future BRAs are fuller and more robust.

    Keeping Up Appearances: Filling the House, Clearing the Bike Lane

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  • *titters*

    January 12, 2016

  • The Bougainville Revolutionary Army later declared an interim government for the island, which they called the Bougainville Interim Government. So that made them the BIG/BRA.

    January 12, 2016

  • Bougainville Revolutionary Army.

    January 11, 2016

  • BRA, n.

    Complex, 05 January 2016:

    But there is one debate that every rap fan not only loves to have but ought to have. A debate that considers both the short-term and long-term implications of an artist’s impact. A debate that pits a rapper in their prime against any and all competitors. A debate that gawks at the cultural landscape and plucks out the one who stands alone: the debate about who is the Best Rapper Alive. Being the BRA is sort of like being the MVP—even though rap doesn’t follow a rigid cultural calendar quite like major sports seasons—because it only requires looking at the current crop of active artists and picking a winner. You can confidently declare the Best Rapper Alive in any given year without having to consider previous decades, the same way you can say LeBron is an MVP even though you’ve never seen Jerry West play.

    January 11, 2016