Definition of Breaking Off in English :

Define Breaking Off in English

Breaking Off meaning in English

Meaning of Breaking Off in English

Pronunciation of Breaking Off in English

Breaking Off pronunciation in English

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Breaking Off

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Noun

1. abruption, breaking off

an instance of sudden interruption

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Breaking Off

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verb
1. 
to sever or detach or be severed or detached
it broke off in my hands
he broke a piece off the bar of chocolate
2. (adverb)
to end (a relationship, association, etc) or (of a relationship, etc) to be ended
3. (intr, adverb)
to stop abruptly; halt
he broke off in the middle of his speech
noun breakoff
4. 
the act or an instance of breaking off or stopping

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Breaking Off

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1. 
to stop abruptly, as in talking
2. 
to stop being friendly or intimate

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