English to Afrikaans Meaning :: break

breek, ruskans
Break :
breek
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Noun(1) some abrupt occurrence that interrupts an ongoing activity(2) an unexpected piece of good luck(3) (geology(4) a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions(5) a pause from doing something (as work(6) the act of breaking something(7) a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something(8) breaking of hard tissue such as bone(9) the occurrence of breaking(10) an abrupt change in the tone or register of the voice (as at puberty or due to emotion(11) the opening shot that scatters the balls in billiards or pool(12) (tennis(13) an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity(14) a sudden dash(15) any frame in which a bowler fails to make a strike or spare(16) an escape from jail
Verb(1) terminate(2) become separated into pieces or fragments(3) render inoperable or ineffective(4) ruin completely(5) destroy the integrity of; usually by force; cause to separate into pieces or fragments(6) act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises(7) move away or escape suddenly(8) scatter or part(9) force out or release suddenly and often violently something pent up(10) prevent completion(11) enter someone's (virtual or real(12) make submissive, obedient, or useful(13) fail to agree with; be in violation of; as of rules or patterns(14) surpass in excellence(15) make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret(16) come into being

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(1) line break(2) strategies used to break the union(3) I need a break from mental activity(4) break the chocolate into pieces(5) When you see a colleague struggling, walk him to the vending machine for a break .(6) WordPerfect allows you to mark a block of text as not permitted to be interrupted by a page break .(7) While they were successful in obtaining Rich's resignation, they could not break his spirit.(8) Having set up the venue themselves, they left for a break but on their return found the hall locked again.(9) Will people want to honour her, as they did then, or will the extended bank holiday designated for this purpose simply pass off as a pleasant break ?(10) It was also viewed by its architects as a way to break the power of the elite, who are still very much in control.(11) Students come here to eat, drink and take a break from school work.(12) don't scratch it or you'll break the skin(13) The Canadian Cancer Society is urging smokers trying to quit to plan out how they are going to break their habit.(14) This great weather is sure to break soon so lets all enjoy it while it lasts.(15) The club will run until June, break for the summer and resume again in September.(16) it's a break with the way the business was run
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Synonyms
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1. break ::
breek
5. recess ::
reses
6. disintegrate ::
disintegreer
7. crush ::
drukgang
8. stave ::
verhoed
9. kibble ::
verbrokkelen
10. impair ::
benadeel
11. interrupt ::
onderbreek
12. disband ::
ontbind
13. transgress ::
oortree
14. discontinue ::
staak
15. split ::
split
17. appear ::
verskyn
18. arrive ::
kom
19. come ::
kom
20. spring ::
lente
21. evolve ::
ontwikkel
22. express ::
uit te druk
23. disclose ::
openbaar
24. bring out ::
bring
25. breathe ::
asem te haal
26. cleave ::
kleef
27. crush into pieces ::
geliefdes in stukke
28. fracture ::
verbreking
29. tear ::
skeur
30. shatter ::
breek
31. reduce ::
verminder
32. remove ::
verwyder
33. offend ::
aanstoot
34. crack ::
crack
35. spoil ::
bederf
36. make angry ::
maak kwaad
37. be discovered ::
ontdek
38. come out ::
kom uit
39. transpire ::
blyk
40. mangle ::
mangel
41. cut ::
sny
42. separate ::
afsonderlike
43. obstruct ::
belemmer
44. reveal ::
openbaar
45. publish ::
publiseer
46. put ::
sit
47. annul ::
nietig te verklaar
48. divide ::
verdeel
49. furcate ::
gevorken
50. violate ::
oortree
51. breach ::
breek
52. infringe ::
inbreuk maak op
53. contravene ::
oortree
54. overstep ::
oorskry
56. suppress ::
onderdruk
57. inhibit ::
inhibeer
58. sit on ::
sit op
59. subdue ::
onderwerp
60. tame ::
tem
61. go into bankruptcy ::
gaan in bankrotskap
62. fail ::
misluk
63. bust ::
borsbeeld
64. bankrupt ::
bankrot
65. terminate ::
beƫindig
66. determine ::
bepaal
67. pass away ::
sterf
68. dissolve ::
ontbind
69. end ::
einde
70. break off ::
afbreek
72. be through with ::
wees deur met
73. expel ::
skors
74. cause to run ::
laat loop
75. pause ::
breek
76. be delayed ::
vertraag
77. adjourn ::
verdaag
78. defer ::
uitstel
79. cease ::
ophou
80. prorogue ::
prorogeer
81. leave over ::
verlaat oor
82. burst out ::
uitbars
83. know ::
weet
84. ken ::
Ken
85. breakdown ::
afbreek
88. breakage ::
breek
90. cleft ::
gesplete
91. chasm ::
kloof
92. nook ::
uithoek
93. breakup ::
op breek
94. intermission ::
ophou
95. separation ::
skeiding
96. hiatus ::
hiatus
97. dissolution ::
ontbinding
98. severance ::
skeidingspakket
99. repression ::
onderdrukking
100. restraint ::
selfbeheersing
101. check ::
tjek
103. subdual ::
subdual
104. infringement ::
oortreding
105. contravention ::
oortreding
107. crossing ::
kruising
108. burst ::
bars
109. fission ::
fisie
110. cleavage ::
cleavage
111. eruption ::
uitbarsting
112. laceration ::
laserasie
113. freedom ::
vryheid
114. grind ::
slyp
116. stamp ::
stempel
117. champ ::
Champ
118. hindrance ::
hindernis
119. impediment ::
hindernis
120. obstacle ::
hindernis
122. loss ::
verlies
124. deprivation ::
ontneming
125. ruin ::
ondergang
126. deferment ::
uitstel
128. delay ::
vertraging
129. cessation ::
staking
130. suspension ::
opskorting
132. appearance ::
voorkoms
133. emergence ::
opkoms
134. apparition ::
spook
135. incarnation ::
inkarnasie
136. subtraction ::
aftrek
137. reckoning ::
afrekening
138. deduction ::
aftrekking
Antonyms
1. advance ::
bevorder
2. elevate ::
verhef
3. promote ::
bevorder
4. raise ::
in te samel
Different Forms
break, breaking, breaks
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