- 1. Still trying when everyone knows the situation is futile.2. Unable to stop.3. A psychotic belief that the next time one will be successful.Billy: No brakes.
Bob: Why did Jack send flowers to Betty?
2. Jim has no brakes - that's why he keeps playing that video game.
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brakes — brakes; brakes·man; … English syllables
brakes — rakes n. the combination of interacting parts that work to slow a moving vehicle. Syn: brake system. [WordNet 1.5] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
brakes|man — «BRAYKS muhn», noun, plural men. British. brakeman … Useful english dictionary
Brakes (band) — Infobox musical artist Name = Brakes Img capt = A 2005 promo shot Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = brakesbrakesbrakes Origin = Brighton, England Genre = Indie, Folk Punk Years active = 2002 Present Label = Rough Trade… … Wikipedia
Brakes Catering Equipment — Infobox Company company name = Brakes Catering Equipment company company type = Private Limited Company foundation = location = flagicon|UK Leeds, United Kingdom key people = area served = industry = Catering Equipment Supplier products = revenue … Wikipedia
brakes — noun a braking device consisting of a combination of interacting parts that work to slow a motor vehicle (Freq. 4) • Syn: ↑brake system • Hypernyms: ↑brake • Hyponyms: ↑hydraulic brake, ↑hydraulic brakes … Useful english dictionary
brakes, antilock — See anti lock brakes … Dictionary of automotive terms
brakes, anti-lock — See anti lock brakes … Dictionary of automotive terms
brakes, cantilever — see cantilever brakes … Dictionary of automotive terms
brakes linear pull — see linear pull brakes … Dictionary of automotive terms
brakes, power — See power brakes … Dictionary of automotive terms