Definition of 'bracket'
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The taxman will add the payment to your earnings for the year, meaning that some employees will be pushed into higher tax brackets. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She doesn't sound upset by this, but she knows it puts her in a certain bracket. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is concluding that they have two jobs, thus putting them in a higher tax bracket, the institute said in a release today. Computing (2010)They come with wall brackets and need to be fixed to a surface. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Balance the shelf on this bracket and position the second bracket. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There are also bursaries for those drawn from the lowest income brackets. Times, Sunday Times (2008)To bracket these two tumours makes no sense. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This would have put many family houses into higher council tax brackets. Times, Sunday Times (2016)So translators often put them in brackets or as a long footnote. Christianity Today (2000)Men in the same age bracket are too pessimistic by about two years. Times, Sunday Times (2012)These can often be stored on a wall on brackets. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Their combined income puts them in the middle income bracket. An Introduction to Community Health (1995)Their reward has been a higher tax bracket. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The figure in brackets represents the number expected to do so given the subject and social mix at the university. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The measure pushed thousands more into the already swelling 40% tax bracket. Times, Sunday Times (2014)To fix, attach bracket to wall with the fittings supplied. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The figures in brackets are capital growth in the past 12 months. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But for many, the viable property options within a certain price bracket are few and far between. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Of course, car makers target people in particular income brackets and in terms of what they want from a car. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Fix bracket at each end. Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)I suggest that he's not exactly in the same bracket as those two. The Sun (2008)An adjustable track system, a long strip of metal with a series of metal slots for shelf brackets, allows for flexibility. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'bracket'
British English: bracket NOUN
If you say that someone or something is in a particular bracket, you mean that they come within a particular range.
...a 33% top tax rate on everyone in these high-income brackets.
British English: bracket VERB
If two or more people or things are bracketed together, they are considered to be similar or related in some way.
The Magi, Bramins, and Druids were bracketed together as men of wisdom.
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