Brazen and braise are easily confused words.
The spell-check application of most word processing software programs would not catch a slip-up of these two words. Spell-check is looking for words that aren’t in its dictionary, and words that resemble words in its dictionary, but are possibly spelled wrong. Spell-check isn’t perfect. It doesn’t know and can’t guess what word you wanted, or what word you meant, it can only judge the words on the page. If you used words that are all spelled correctly, it gives you a pass anyway.
Autocorrect suggests words that start with the same letters. It’s suggesting what word you may want to save time, but quite often, its suggestions are pretty off base. They don’t help you out, but they do make you laugh.
Brazen (pronounced “breh-zen”) is an adjective. It means bold, or audacious.
Braise (pronounced “brehys”) is a verb. It means to brown meat in liquid.
The following story uses both words correctly:
In a TV cooking contest, judges thought Braden was brazen for opting to braise his ground beef in chai tea before adding it to the rest of his chili dish.