wall bracket

Definitions

  • Wall Brackets, Double-Hung: a. Single Support. b. Double Support
    Wall Brackets, Double-Hung: a. Single Support. b. Double Support
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n wall bracket a support projecting from a wall (as to hold a shelf)
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Usage

In literature:

The bell is still suspended on the end wall by an ornamental, hammered iron bracket.
"The Gourmet's Guide to Europe" by Algernon Bastard
In the midst of a lively conversation, the telephone jangled its imperative message from a wall bracket in the room.
"One Wonderful Night" by Louis Tracy
A bracket lamp on the wall opposite was crooked; one of the crystal pendants beneath it was broken short off.
"Stubble" by George Looms
It stands upon brackets in the wall.
"The Secret Witness" by George Gibbs
It is set deskwise against the wall supported on iron brackets.
"The Care of Books" by John Willis Clark
He threw one long look around him that took in the walls, the brackets, the fireplace, as if to penetrate everything, carry away everything.
"Madame Bovary" by Gustave Flaubert
There were several wooden brackets projecting from the walls, which had probably, at one time, been used to support harness.
"The Law-Breakers" by Ridgwell Cullum
One curved bar, circling the room, was mounted on brackets against the wall.
"Two Thousand Miles Below" by Charles Willard Diffin
Two long nails driven into the wall will give a satisfactory bracket on which the sink may rest.
"Primary Handwork" by Ella Victoria Dobbs
But then the one gaslamp was on a bracket a great heicth up, on the wall at the end of Druitt's garden, so called.
"When Ghost Meets Ghost" by William Frend De Morgan
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In poetry:

Blossom and greenness, making all
The winter birthday tropical,
And the plain Quaker parlors gay,
Have gone from bracket, stand, and wall;
We saw them fade, and droop, and fall,
And laid them tenderly away.
"The Birthday Wreath" by John Greenleaf Whittier

In news:

The company will install moveable walls called TerraScreens, made of wire brackets and filled to the top with potted herbs and vegetables.
The soundbar adjusts to placement on a wall (mounting brackets are included) or, in my case, on a table after adding snap-on rubber feet.
The Impact loudspeakers can also be easily installed using WB-10 wall brackets and CB-10 ceiling brackets , and are OmniMountâ„¢ compatible.
A handy homeowner can spend $120 for rails and spindles, a newel post, wall brackets and hardwaret.
Screw the brackets into two studs in a wall, about 16 inches apart.
4 Use level to mark bracket height on wall at top and bottom of staircase .
Each tray comes with a bracket for mounting, though you'll need to add a wood frame to achieve the "wall art" look above.
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