break from

phr verb
Break from is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑sob
Break from is used with these nouns as the object: ↑norm

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  • break from — [phrasal verb] break from (someone or something) : to end a relationship, connection, or agreement with (someone or something) She recently broke from [=broke with] the organization she helped found. breaking from [=breaking with]… …   Useful english dictionary

  • break from prison — index escape Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • To break from — Break Break (br[=a]k), v. i. 1. To come apart or divide into two or more pieces, usually with suddenness and violence; to part; to burst asunder. [1913 Webster] 2. To open spontaneously, or by pressure from within, as a bubble, a tumor, a seed… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Taking a Break from All Your Worries — Infobox Television episode Title = Taking a Break From All Your Worries Caption = Hello Series = Battlestar Galactica Season = 3 Episode = 13 Airdate = January 28, 2007 Production = 313 Writer = Michael Taylor Director = Edward James Olmos Guests …   Wikipedia

  • A Break from the Norm — Infobox Album | Name = A Break from the Norm Type = Compilation album Artist = Norman Cook Released = 2001 Recorded = various Genre = various Length = Label = Gut Records Producer = various Reviews = Last album = Halfway Between the Gutter and… …   Wikipedia

  • Break — (br[=a]k), v. i. 1. To come apart or divide into two or more pieces, usually with suddenness and violence; to part; to burst asunder. [1913 Webster] 2. To open spontaneously, or by pressure from within, as a bubble, a tumor, a seed vessel, a bag …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Break crop — is a term for the secondary crop within the practice of intensive arable farming whereby as part of a crop rotation, a physiologically different crop is inserted into the main cropping plan in order to provide a break from the cycle of weeds,… …   Wikipedia

  • break — break1 W1S1 [breık] v past tense broke [brəuk US brouk] past participle broken [ˈbrəukən US ˈbrou ] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(separate into pieces)¦ 2¦(bones)¦ 3¦(machines)¦ 4¦(rules/laws)¦ 5¦(promise/agreement)¦ 6¦(stop/rest)¦ 7¦(end something)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • break — break1 [ breık ] (past tense broke [ brouk ] ; past participle broken [ broukən ] ) verb *** ▸ 1 separate into pieces ▸ 2 fail to obey rules ▸ 3 make a hole/cut ▸ 4 destroy someone s confidence ▸ 5 when people learn news ▸ 6 stop for a short time …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • break — breakable, adj. breakableness, n. breakably, adv. breakless, adj. /brayk/, v., broke or (Archaic) brake; broken or (Archaic) broke; breaking; n. v.t …   Universalium

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