Meaning : Some abrupt occurrence that interrupts an ongoing activity.
The telephone is an annoying interruption.
There was a break in the action when a player was hurt.
Synonyms : interruption
Meaning : A pause from doing something (as work).
We took a 10-minute break.
He took time out to recuperate.
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।
திரைப்படம், விளையாட்டு, பள்ளி, கல்லூரி, அலுவலகம் முதலியவற்றைல் உணவு, தேநீர் முதலியன அருந்தத் தரப்படும் குறுகிய ஓய்வு வேலை.இடைவெளியின் போது மாணவர்கள் சண்டையிடுகிறார்கள்
ஏதாவது ஒரு நிகழ்வின் இடையில் ஏற்படும் இடைவெளிகாரிய இடைவெளியில் தொழிளாலர்களின் தலைவன் தொழிலாளர்களிடம் கலந்து ஆலோசித்தார்
அலுவலகம்,கல்வி நிறுவனம் முதலியவற்றில் ஓய்வு தரும் முறையில் அல்லது பண்டிகை,தேசிய முக்கியத்துவம் வாய்ந்த நாட்கள் போன்றவற்றை அனுசரிப்பதற்காகப் பணி நடைபெறாதிருக்கும் காலம்இன்று மாலை விடுமுறைக்கு பிறகு நான் தங்களை சந்திப்பேன்
Meaning : The act of breaking something.
The breakage was unavoidable.
Meaning : Breaking of hard tissue such as bone.
It was a nasty fracture.
The break seems to have been caused by a fall.
Synonyms : fracture
Meaning : The occurrence of breaking.
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).
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.
He was up two breaks in the second set.
Synonyms : break of serve
Meaning : A sudden dash.
He made a break for the open door.
Meaning : Any frame in which a bowler fails to make a strike or spare.
The break in the eighth frame cost him the match.
Synonyms : open frame
Meaning : Terminate.
She interrupted her pregnancy.
Break a lucky streak.
Break the cycle of poverty.
Synonyms : interrupt
Meaning : Render inoperable or ineffective.
You broke the alarm clock when you took it apart!.
Meaning : Destroy the integrity of. Usually by force. Cause to separate into pieces or fragments.
He broke the glass plate.
She broke the match.
Meaning : Act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises.
Offend all laws of humanity.
Violate the basic laws or human civilization.
Break a law.
Break a promise.
Meaning : Scatter or part.
The clouds broke after the heavy downpour.
Meaning : Enter someone's (virtual or real) property in an unauthorized manner, usually with the intent to steal or commit a violent act.
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.
The horse was tough to break.
I broke in the new intern.
Synonyms : break in
Meaning : Surpass in excellence.
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.
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.
Meaning : Come into being.
Light broke over the horizon.
Voices broke in the air.
Meaning : Stop operating or functioning.
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.
Meaning : Interrupt a continued activity.
She had broken with the traditional patterns.
Synonyms : break away
Meaning : Make a rupture in the ranks of the enemy or one's own by quitting or fleeing.
The ranks broke.
Meaning : Curl over and fall apart in surf or foam, of waves.
The surf broke.
Meaning : Be broken in.
If the new teacher won't break, we'll add some stress.
Meaning : Come to an end.
The heat wave finally broke yesterday.
Meaning : Vary or interrupt a uniformity or continuity.
The flat plain was broken by tall mesas.
Meaning : Cause to give up a habit.
She finally broke herself of smoking cigarettes.
Meaning : Give up.
Break cigarette smoking.
Meaning : Come forth or begin from a state of latency.
The first winter storm broke over New York.
Meaning : Happen or take place.
Things have been breaking pretty well for us in the past few months.
Meaning : Cause the failure or ruin of.
His peccadilloes finally broke his marriage.
This play will either make or break the playwright.
Meaning : Invalidate by judicial action.
The will was broken.
Meaning : Assign to a lower position. Reduce in rank.
She was demoted because she always speaks up.
He was broken down to Sergeant.
Meaning : Reduce to bankruptcy.
My daughter's fancy wedding is going to break me!.
The slump in the financial markets smashed him.
Meaning : Change directions suddenly.
Meaning : Emerge from the surface of a body of water.
The whales broke.
Meaning : Break down, literally or metaphorically.
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.
Meaning : Exchange for smaller units of money.
I had to break a $100 bill just to buy the candy.
Meaning : Destroy the completeness of a set of related items.
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.
The referee broke the boxers.
Meaning : Go to pieces.
The lawn mower finally broke.
The gears wore out.
The old chair finally fell apart completely.
Meaning : Break a piece from a whole.
Break a branch from a tree.
Meaning : Become punctured or penetrated.
The skin broke.
Meaning : Pierce or penetrate.
The blade broke her skin.
Meaning : Interrupt the flow of current in.
Break a circuit.
Meaning : Undergo breaking.
The simple vowels broke in many Germanic languages.
Meaning : Find a flaw in.
Break an alibi.
Break down a proof.
Meaning : Find the solution or key to.
Break the code.
Meaning : Change suddenly from one tone quality or register to another.
Her voice broke to a whisper when she started to talk about her children.
Meaning : Crack. Of the male voice in puberty.
His voice is breaking--he should no longer sing in the choir.
Meaning : Fall sharply.
Stock prices broke.
Meaning : Fracture a bone of.
I broke my foot while playing hockey.
Synonyms : fracture
Meaning : Diminish or discontinue abruptly.
The patient's fever broke last night.
Meaning : Weaken or destroy in spirit or body.
His resistance was broken.
A man broken by the terrible experience of near-death.