What I needed was a pick-me-up, a bracer.
"John Barleycorn" by Jack London
Perhaps he needs a "bracer" in a weary hunt for a job.
"A Preface to Politics" by Walter Lippmann
After Breakfast she took a long Walk up the Avenue as a Bracer.
"Ade's Fables" by George Ade
Taking a discreet bracer of brandy and examining his pistols, Pierre lies down on the cot.
"Oswald Langdon" by Carson Jay Lee
Pete needed a little bracer.
"Oh, You Tex!" by William Macleod Raine
Old Colonel R. E. bothers me sometimes, but I take a few bracers and he vanishes.
"Frank Merriwell's Pursuit" by Burt L. Standish
You're going to have to make a speech pretty soon; you'll need a bracer!
"Hail to the Chief" by Gordon Randall Garrett
I felt as if I needed a 'bracer' this morning.
"Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter" by Lawrence L. Lynch
The "bracer" was getting in its work, and Perkins was feeling good again.
"McClure's Magazine, Vol. XXXI, No. 3, July 1908." by Various
The whisky came and he drank it, feeling that he needed a bracer.
"Her Ladyship's Elephant" by David Dwight Wells