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break noun

  • rest or pause, usually from work
  • physical space that opens up in something or between two things
fenda, fresta
  • act of escaping
  • instance of breaking something into pieces
  • temporary split in romantic relationship

break verb

brake/broke, broken   /bɹeɪk/
  • intransitive, of a bone: to crack
  • transitive: to cause (a bone) to crack
partir, quebrar
  • transitive: to separate into (to cause to end up in) two or more pieces
  • intransitive: to separate into (to end up in) two or more pieces
partir, quebrar, romper
  • transitive: to cause to stop functioning
partir, estragar
  • of a wave, to collapse into a surf
  • to do better than a record
  • to ruin financially
  • intransitive: to stop functioning properly or altogether
quebrar, partir
  • transitive: to do that which is forbidden by (something)
desrespeitar, violar
  • to interrupt or cease one's work or occupation temporarily
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