Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun brake_shoe

1 sense of brake shoe

Sense 1
brake shoe, shoe, skid -- (a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel's rotation)
       => restraint, constraint -- (a device that retards something's motion; "the car did not have proper restraints fitted")

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