Definition of word 'break'

  • n. some abrupt occurrence that interrupts an ongoing activity
  • n. an unexpected piece of good luck
  • n. (geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other
  • n. a personal or social separation
  • n. a pause from doing something
  • n. the act of breaking something
  • n. a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something
  • n. breaking of hard tissue such as bone
  • n. the occurrence of breaking
  • n. an abrupt change in the tone or register of the voice
  • n. the opening shot that scatters the balls in billiards or pool
  • n. (tennis) a score consisting of winning a game when your opponent was serving
  • n. an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity
  • n. a sudden dash
  • n. any frame in which a bowler fails to make a strike or spare
  • n. an escape from jail
  • v. terminate
  • v. become separated into pieces or fragments
  • v. render inoperable or ineffective
  • v. ruin completely
  • v. destroy the integrity of
  • v. act in disregard of laws
  • v. move away or escape suddenly
  • v. scatter or part
  • v. force out or release suddenly and often violently something pent up
  • v. prevent completion
  • v. enter someone's
  • v. make submissive
  • v. fail to agree with
  • v. surpass in excellence
  • v. make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret
  • v. come into being
  • v. stop operating or functioning
  • v. interrupt a continued activity
  • v. make a rupture in the ranks of the enemy or one's own by quitting or fleeing
  • v. curl over and fall apart in surf or foam
  • v. lessen in force or effect
  • v. be broken in
  • v. come to an end
  • v. vary or interrupt a uniformity or continuity
  • v. cause to give up a habit
  • v. give up
  • v. come forth or begin from a state of latency
  • v. happen or take place
  • v. cause the failure or ruin of
  • v. invalidate by judicial action
  • v. discontinue an association or relation
  • v. assign to a lower position
  • v. reduce to bankruptcy
  • v. change directions suddenly
  • v. emerge from the surface of a body of water
  • v. break down
  • v. do a break dance
  • v. exchange for smaller units of money
  • v. destroy the completeness of a set of related items
  • v. make the opening shot that scatters the balls
  • v. separate from a clinch
  • v. go to pieces
  • v. break a piece from a whole
  • v. become punctured or penetrated
  • v. pierce or penetrate
  • v. be released or become known
  • v. cease an action temporarily
  • v. interrupt the flow of current in
  • v. undergo breaking
  • v. find a flaw in
  • v. find the solution or key to
  • v. change suddenly from one tone quality or register to another
  • v. happen
  • v. become fractured
  • v. crack
  • v. fall sharply
  • v. fracture a bone of
  • v. diminish or discontinue abruptly
  • v. weaken or destroy in spirit or body

Synonyms of the word 'break'

Antonyms of the word 'break'

Words with two extra letters in addition to the word 'break'

List of words that you can form using two extra letters in addition to letters from the word 'break'
Extra Letters Word Scrabble® Points
hu hauberk 16
cs backers 15
ep barkepp 15
cl bcalker 15
cn bracken 15
ct bracket 15
pu breakpu 15
ms embarks 15
ep erpbake 15
de bdraked 14
go brgkaoe 14
ds debarks 14
as arsbesk 13
ls balkers 13
il baikler 13
ns bankers 13
rs barkess 13
ir baikrer 13
es beaksrs 13
ei beakier 13
es berakss 13
ln blanker 13
el belaker 13
ir biakrer 13
er beraker 13
nu nubrake 13

Words with an extra letter

You can build the following words with an extra letter
Extra Letters Word Scrabble® Points
y bakery 15
c backer 14
m embark 14
d barked 13
d braked 13
d debark 13
s bakers 12
l balker 12
n banker 12
r barker 12
e beaker 12
e berake 12
s brakes 12
s breaks 12
s kebars 12

32 words found for letters 'ABEKR'

5 letter words

Anagrams of the word break, words consist of 'ABEKR'
Word Scrabble® Points Word with Friends® Points
baker 11 12
brake 11 12
break 11 12
kebar 11 12

4 letter words

Words that can be created using 4 letters from the word 'break'
Word Scrabble® Points Word with Friends® Points
bake 10 11
beak 10 11
bark 10 11
kbar 10 11
kerb 10 11
rake 8 8
bare 6 7
bear 6 7
brae 6 7

3 letter words

Words that can be created using 3 letters from the word 'break'
Word Scrabble® Points Word with Friends® Points
kab 9 10
kae 7 7
kea 7 7
ark 7 7
arb 5 6
bar 5 6
bra 5 6
reb 5 6
are 3 3
ear 3 3
era 3 3

2 letter words

Words that can be created using 2 letters from the word 'break'
Word Scrabble® Points Word with Friends® Points
ka 6 6
ab 4 5
ba 4 5
be 4 5
ae 2 2
ar 2 2
er 2 2
re 2 2

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