handbrake definition

  • noun:
    • The lever in a motor automobile which works the brakes whenever used by pulling aided by the hand.
    • a brake operated yourself, used to end an automobile or ensure that it it is fixed; it typically works by a mechanical linkage.
    • a brake operated manually; often operates by mechanical linkage
  • verb:
    • to use the handbrake in a vehicle.

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