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Meaning of word break from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

break   noun

Meaning : Some abrupt occurrence that interrupts an ongoing activity.

Example : The telephone is an annoying interruption.
There was a break in the action when a player was hurt.

Synonyms : interruption

किसी कार्य को करते समय बीच में होने वाली कोई आकस्मिक घटना।

कभी-कभी टेलीफोन बहुत कष्टप्रद रुकावट बन जाता है।
खलल, ख़लल, रुकावट, व्यतिक्रम, व्यवधान, व्याघात

Meaning : An unexpected piece of good luck.

Example : He finally got his big break.

Synonyms : good luck, happy chance

Meaning : (geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other.

Example : They built it right over a geological fault.
He studied the faulting of the earth's crust.

Synonyms : fault, faulting, fracture, geological fault, shift

Meaning : A personal or social separation (as between opposing factions).

Example : They hoped to avoid a break in relations.

Synonyms : breach, falling out, rift, rupture, severance

Meaning : A pause from doing something (as work).

Example : We took a 10-minute break.
He took time out to recuperate.

Synonyms : recess, respite, time out

कार्य,पढ़ाई,खेल आदि के बीच में थोड़े समय के लिए होने वाला वह अवकाश जो लोगों को सुस्ताने,जलपान आदि करने के लिए मिलता है।

मध्यावकाश होते ही पाठशाला में बच्चों की चहल-पहल शुरु हो गयी।

कार्य करने के समय की समाप्ति।

आज शाम छुट्टी के बाद मैं आपसे मिलूँगा।

किसी कार्य के बीच में मिलनेवाला अंतराल।

कार्य अंतराल में श्रमिक नेता ने श्रमिकों से विचार-विमर्श किया।
कार्य अंतराल, कार्यांतराल

Meaning : The act of breaking something.

Example : The breakage was unavoidable.

Synonyms : breakage, breaking

तोड़ने-फोड़ने या काट-छाँट करने की क्रिया।

पुलिस मूर्ति खंडन में लगे हुए लोगों को पकड़कर ले गई।
अवदान, खंडन, खण्डन, विखंडन, विखण्डन

टूटने की क्रिया या भाव।

टूटने से बचाने के लिए मैं मिट्टी के बर्तनों को संभालकर रखती हूँ।
टूट, टूटना, भंग, भङ्ग

Meaning : A time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something.

Synonyms : intermission, interruption, pause, suspension

Meaning : Breaking of hard tissue such as bone.

Example : It was a nasty fracture.
The break seems to have been caused by a fall.

Synonyms : fracture

हड्डी टूट जाने की क्रिया।

सीमा का पैर फ्रैक्चर हो गया है।
अस्थि-भंग, अस्थिभंग, फ्रेक्चर, फ्रैक्चर, रुज, हड्डी टूटना

Meaning : The occurrence of breaking.

Example : The break in the dam threatened the valley.

Meaning : An abrupt change in the tone or register of the voice (as at puberty or due to emotion).

Example : Then there was a break in her voice.

Meaning : The opening shot that scatters the balls in billiards or pool.

Meaning : (tennis) a score consisting of winning a game when your opponent was serving.

Example : He was up two breaks in the second set.

Synonyms : break of serve

Meaning : An act of delaying or interrupting the continuity.

Example : It was presented without commercial breaks.
There was a gap in his account.

Synonyms : disruption, gap, interruption

किसी को रोकने और टोकने की क्रिया या भाव।

हर बात पर रोक-टोक किसी को अच्छी नहीं लगती है।
रोक टोक, रोक-टोक, रोकटोक

Meaning : A sudden dash.

Example : He made a break for the open door.

Meaning : Any frame in which a bowler fails to make a strike or spare.

Example : The break in the eighth frame cost him the match.

Synonyms : open frame

Meaning : An escape from jail.

Example : The breakout was carefully planned.

Synonyms : breakout, gaolbreak, jailbreak, prison-breaking, prisonbreak

break   verb

Meaning : Terminate.

Example : She interrupted her pregnancy.
Break a lucky streak.
Break the cycle of poverty.

Synonyms : interrupt

खत्म करना या न रहने देना।

उसने राम से अपने रिश्ते तोड़ लिए।
उसने संधि तोड़ दी।
खत्म करना, टोरना, तोड़ना, तोरना, समाप्त करना

चली आ रही बात आदि को बंद करना।

राजा राम मोहन राय ने सती प्रथा को रोका।

Meaning : Become separated into pieces or fragments.

Example : The figurine broke.
The freshly baked loaf fell apart.

Synonyms : come apart, fall apart, separate, split up

किसी चीज के अंग,अंश या अवयव का अपने मूल से पृथक या अलग होना।

मुन्ने का एक दाँत टूट गया।

Meaning : Render inoperable or ineffective.

Example : You broke the alarm clock when you took it apart!.

Meaning : Ruin completely.

Example : He busted my radio!.

Synonyms : bust

Restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken.

She repaired her TV set.
Repair my shoes please.
bushel, doctor, fix, furbish up, mend, repair, restore, touch on

Meaning : Destroy the integrity of. Usually by force. Cause to separate into pieces or fragments.

Example : He broke the glass plate.
She broke the match.

Meaning : Act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises.

Example : Offend all laws of humanity.
Violate the basic laws or human civilization.
Break a law.
Break a promise.

Synonyms : breach, go against, infract, offend, transgress, violate

Conform one's action or practice to.

Keep appointments.
She never keeps her promises.
We kept to the original conditions of the contract.
keep, observe

Meaning : Move away or escape suddenly.

Example : The horses broke from the stable.
Three inmates broke jail.
Nobody can break out--this prison is high security.

Synonyms : break away, break out

Meaning : Scatter or part.

Example : The clouds broke after the heavy downpour.

Meaning : Force out or release suddenly and often violently something pent up.

Example : Break into tears.
Erupt in anger.

Synonyms : burst, erupt

भेदकर वेग के साथ बाहर निकलना।

यहाँ प्रायः ज्वालामुखी फूटता है।

Meaning : Prevent completion.

Example : Stop the project.
Break off the negotiations.

Synonyms : break off, discontinue, stop

Meaning : Enter someone's (virtual or real) property in an unauthorized manner, usually with the intent to steal or commit a violent act.

Example : Someone broke in while I was on vacation.
They broke into my car and stole my radio!.
Who broke into my account last night?.

Synonyms : break in

Meaning : Make submissive, obedient, or useful.

Example : The horse was tough to break.
I broke in the new intern.

Synonyms : break in

Meaning : Fail to agree with. Be in violation of. As of rules or patterns.

Example : This sentence violates the rules of syntax.

Synonyms : go against, violate


Conform to the rules.
conform to

Meaning : Surpass in excellence.

Example : She bettered her own record.
Break a record.

Synonyms : better

Meaning : Make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret.

Example : The auction house would not disclose the price at which the van Gogh had sold.
The actress won't reveal how old she is.
Bring out the truth.
He broke the news to her.
Unwrap the evidence in the murder case.
The newspaper uncovered the President's illegal dealings.

Synonyms : bring out, disclose, discover, divulge, expose, give away, let on, let out, reveal, uncover, unwrap

Meaning : Come into being.

Example : Light broke over the horizon.
Voices broke in the air.

Meaning : Stop operating or functioning.

Example : The engine finally went.
The car died on the road.
The bus we travelled in broke down on the way to town.
The coffee maker broke.
The engine failed on the way to town.
Her eyesight went after the accident.

Synonyms : break down, conk out, die, fail, give out, give way, go, go bad

Meaning : Interrupt a continued activity.

Example : She had broken with the traditional patterns.

Synonyms : break away

चलते हुए क्रम का भंग होना।

कवायद कर रहे जवानों का क्रम टूट गया।
बरसों से चले आ रहे पत्रों का सिलसिला अचानक टूट गया।

Meaning : Make a rupture in the ranks of the enemy or one's own by quitting or fleeing.

Example : The ranks broke.

Meaning : Curl over and fall apart in surf or foam, of waves.

Example : The surf broke.

Meaning : Lessen in force or effect.

Example : Soften a shock.
Break a fall.

Synonyms : damp, dampen, soften, weaken

Meaning : Be broken in.

Example : If the new teacher won't break, we'll add some stress.

Meaning : Come to an end.

Example : The heat wave finally broke yesterday.

Meaning : Vary or interrupt a uniformity or continuity.

Example : The flat plain was broken by tall mesas.

Meaning : Cause to give up a habit.

Example : She finally broke herself of smoking cigarettes.

Meaning : Give up.

Example : Break cigarette smoking.

Meaning : Come forth or begin from a state of latency.

Example : The first winter storm broke over New York.

Meaning : Happen or take place.

Example : Things have been breaking pretty well for us in the past few months.

Meaning : Cause the failure or ruin of.

Example : His peccadilloes finally broke his marriage.
This play will either make or break the playwright.

Assure the success of.

A good review by this critic will make your play!.

Meaning : Invalidate by judicial action.

Example : The will was broken.

Meaning : Discontinue an association or relation. Go different ways.

Example : The business partners broke over a tax question.
The couple separated after 25 years of marriage.
My friend and I split up.

Synonyms : break up, part, separate, split, split up

Meaning : Assign to a lower position. Reduce in rank.

Example : She was demoted because she always speaks up.
He was broken down to Sergeant.

Synonyms : bump, demote, kick downstairs, relegate

Give a promotion to or assign to a higher position.

John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired.
Women tend not to advance in the major law firms.
I got promoted after many years of hard work.
advance, elevate, kick upstairs, promote, raise, upgrade

Meaning : Reduce to bankruptcy.

Example : My daughter's fancy wedding is going to break me!.
The slump in the financial markets smashed him.

Synonyms : bankrupt, ruin, smash

* जिसके पास ऋण चुकाने के लिए कुछ भी न रह गया हो ऐसी स्थिति में लाना।

इतनी महँगी शादी तो मुझे दिवालिया बनाएगी।
इतनी महँगी शादी तो मेरा दिवाला निकालेगी।
दिवाला निकालना, दिवालिया करना, दिवालिया बनाना

Meaning : Change directions suddenly.

Meaning : Emerge from the surface of a body of water.

Example : The whales broke.

Meaning : Break down, literally or metaphorically.

Example : The wall collapsed.
The business collapsed.
The dam broke.
The roof collapsed.
The wall gave in.
The roof finally gave under the weight of the ice.

Synonyms : cave in, collapse, fall in, founder, give, give way

* पूर्णरूप से सफल न होना या पतन होना।

आपके कारण मेरी योजना असफल हुई।
असफल होना, खटाई में पड़ना, ढहना, ध्वस्त होना, फेल होना, फ्लाप होना

ध्वस्त होना।

भूकंप में राम का मकान ढह गया।
गिर पड़ना, गिरना, ढहना

Meaning : Do a break dance.

Example : Kids were break-dancing at the street corner.

Synonyms : break dance, break-dance

Meaning : Exchange for smaller units of money.

Example : I had to break a $100 bill just to buy the candy.

Meaning : Destroy the completeness of a set of related items.

Example : The book dealer would not break the set.

Synonyms : break up

Meaning : Make the opening shot that scatters the balls.

Meaning : Separate from a clinch, in boxing.

Example : The referee broke the boxers.

Meaning : Go to pieces.

Example : The lawn mower finally broke.
The gears wore out.
The old chair finally fell apart completely.

Synonyms : bust, fall apart, wear, wear out

किसी वस्तु के टुकड़े होना।

काँच की कटोरी हाथ से छूटते ही टूट गई।
खंडित होना, टूटना, फूटना, भंग होना, भग्न होना

कड़ी या ठोस वस्तु के आघात से सतह का थोड़ा टूटना।

बालटी फूट गई है।
दरार पड़ना, फूटना

Meaning : Break a piece from a whole.

Example : Break a branch from a tree.

Synonyms : break off, snap off

आघात या झटके से किसी पदार्थ के खंड या टुकड़े करना।

इस गन्ने के छोटे-छोटे टुकड़े कर दो।
टुकड़े करना, टोरना, तोड़ना, तोरना

Meaning : Become punctured or penetrated.

Example : The skin broke.

Meaning : Pierce or penetrate.

Example : The blade broke her skin.

Meaning : Be released or become known. Of news.

Example : News of her death broke in the morning.

Synonyms : get around, get out

Meaning : Cease an action temporarily.

Example : We pause for station identification.
Let's break for lunch.

Synonyms : intermit, pause

Meaning : Interrupt the flow of current in.

Example : Break a circuit.

Meaning : Undergo breaking.

Example : The simple vowels broke in many Germanic languages.

Meaning : Find a flaw in.

Example : Break an alibi.
Break down a proof.

Meaning : Find the solution or key to.

Example : Break the code.

Meaning : Change suddenly from one tone quality or register to another.

Example : Her voice broke to a whisper when she started to talk about her children.

Meaning : Happen.

Example : Report the news as it develops.
These political movements recrudesce from time to time.

Synonyms : develop, recrudesce

Meaning : Become fractured. Break or crack on the surface only.

Example : The glass cracked when it was heated.

Synonyms : check, crack

Meaning : Crack. Of the male voice in puberty.

Example : His voice is breaking--he should no longer sing in the choir.

Meaning : Fall sharply.

Example : Stock prices broke.

Meaning : Fracture a bone of.

Example : I broke my foot while playing hockey.

Synonyms : fracture

Meaning : Diminish or discontinue abruptly.

Example : The patient's fever broke last night.

Meaning : Weaken or destroy in spirit or body.

Example : His resistance was broken.
A man broken by the terrible experience of near-death.

बल, प्रभाव, महत्व, विस्तार आदि घटाना या नष्ट करना।

लंबी बीमारी ने उसे तोड़ दिया।
अशक्त करना, टोरना, तोड़ना, तोरना, दुर्बल करना


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