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BREAK

'BREAK' is a 5 letter word starting with B and ending with K

Crossword clues for 'BREAK'

ClueAnswer

Holiday; snap (5)BREAK
Short holiday (5)
Time off working (5)
Vacation; snap (5)
Heart ______ (5)
Bit of luck (5)
A pause (5)
Reduce to fragments (5)
Opening shot in snooker (5)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for BREAK

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word break will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

2 letter words

DO - GO

3 letter words

CAN - COL - COW - CUT - CWM - END - FIT - FIX - FLY - GAP - HAP - JAR - LEG - LOT - NAP - OUT - PLY - RIP - ROB - RUN - SAG - TEN - YAW

4 letter words

BACK - BARK - BEAT - BEND - BLOW - BOOT - BUMP - BUNK - BURN - BUST - CANT - CAST - CAVE - CHAP - CHIP - CHOP - CLAW - COMB - COME - CURE - DASH - DAWN - DEFY - DELL - DIKE - DIVE - DRAW - DROP - FADE - FAIL - FALL - FATE - FAUX - FEED - FELL - FIRE - FLAG - FLAW - FLEE - FLOP - FOIL - FOLD - FORM - FRAY - FRET - GALL - GAPE - GASH - GIVE - GO UP - GULF - GYBE - HALT - HOLE - HURT - JIBE - JUMP - KICK - LACK - LEAK - LIFT - LOOK - LOOP - LOUR - LUCK - LULL - MAIM - MAUL - MILK - MOAT - NEED - OPEN - OUST - PARE - PASS - PATH - PEAK - PINE - PLOW - REAR - REND - RENT - REST - RIFT - RIME - RISE - RISK - RIVE - ROLL - RUIN - RUSH - SACK - SEAM - SEND - SHOT - SHOW - SINK - SKIN - SLEW - SLIT - SLOT - SNAP - SORE - STAB - STAY - STOP - TACK - TAME - TEAR - TELL - TEND - TIME - TOSS - TRIM - TURN - VARY - VEER - VENT - VOID - WADI - WANT - WARP - WAVE - WEAN - WEAR - WILT - WIND - WONT - YOKE

5 letter words

ABYSM - ABYSS - ADAPT - ALTER - BEGIN - BONER - BREAK - BREED - BRUSH - BULLY - BURST - CEASE - CHAFE - CHASM - CHECK - CLASH - CLEAR - CLEFT - CRACK - CRASH - CRAZE - CRIME - CRUSH - CURRY - DAUNT - DITCH - DONGA - DRILL - DROOP - ERUPT - EVERT - EXPEL - FAINT - FAULT - FLOUT - FLUKE - FLUME - FORCE - FOUND - GAFFE - GORGE - GRIND - GROOM - GULCH - GULLY - HEAVE - HITCH - INURE - ISSUE - JOINT - KLOOF - LAPSE - LEAVE - LET GO - LETUP - LIGHT - LOWER - MOIRA - NOTCH - NURSE - OCCUR - PAUSE - PURGE - QUELL - RAISE - READY - REBUT - RELAX - SCALD - SCALE - SCAPE - SCEND - SCUFF - SET UP - SEVER - SHARD - SHAVE - SHEER - SHIFT - SHORT - SLASH - SLICE - SLUMP - SMASH - SOLVE - SPACE - SPELL - SPLIT - START - STICK - STRIP - SURGE - SWELL - TRAIN - TRUCE - UNMAN - WATER - WEARY - WOUND - YIELD

6 letter words

ABRADE - ADJUST - APPEAR - ARROYO - BANJAX - BEFALL - BETIDE - BILLOW - BLOODY - BOO-BOO - BOUNCE - BOX OFF - BREACH - BREAKS - BREATH - BRIDLE - BURGLE - CANYON - CAVE IN - CAVITY - CHANCE - CHANGE - CIPHER - CLEAVE - CLEUCH - CLOUGH - COERCE - COMPEL - CONVEY - COULEE - CRANNY - CUT OFF - DAMAGE - DAY OFF - DECAMP - DECODE - DEFEAT - DEFECT - DEFILE - DEMENT - DEMOTE - DEPART - DEPOSE - DETACH - DIFFER - DISBAR - DIVIDE - DRENCH - EASE UP - EMERGE - ESCAPE - FLIGHT - FODDER - FOLD UP - FOSTER - FURROW - GAMBLE - GENTLE - GIVE UP - GO SOFT - GROOVE - HANDLE - HAPPEN - HARDEN - HIATUS - HUMBLE - IGNORE - IMPART - INCISE - INJURE - INJURY - JANGLE - JOSTLE - LACUNA - LAY OFF - LAYOFF - LESION - LET OUT - LITTER - LOOK-IN - MANAGE - MASTER - MUTATE - NEGATE - NULLAH - OBJECT - OFFEND - ORIENT - OUTAGE - OUTLET - PASS ON - PAUPER - PEG OUT - PIERCE - PLUNGE - POPPLE - QUAVER - RAVINE - RECESS - REDUCE - REFORM - REFUTE - RELIEF - REMOVE - RESCUE - RETIRE - REVEAL - REVIVE - REVOLT - SADDLE - SAVAGE - SCHISM - SCORCH - SCOTCH - SCRAPE - SEASON - SHIVER - SPRAIN - SPREAD - SQUEAK - STRAIN - SUBDUE - SWERVE - SWITCH - TRAUMA - TRENCH - ULLAGE - UNFOLD - UNSEAT - VALLEY - WEAKEN - WORSEN - WRENCH

7 letter words

ABSCOND - BEAR OFF - BED DOWN - BLEMISH - BLOOPER - BREAK IN - BREAK OF - BREAK UP - BREATHE - BRING UP - BURN OFF - BURST IN - CAESURA - CASHIER - CHEAPEN - CHECKER - CHIMNEY - CIRCUIT - COLLIDE - COME OFF - COME OUT - CONFIRM - CONFUTE - CONK OUT - CONQUER - COULOIR - COUNTER - CRACKLE - CREVICE - CRIPPLE - CRUMBLE - CRUMPLE - DECLINE - DECRYPT - DEFICIT - DEFLATE - DEFROCK - DEGRADE - DEMERIT - DEPLUME - DEPRIVE - DESTINY - DESTROY - DEVELOP - DEVIATE - DISAVOW - DISBAND - DISJOIN - DISMISS - DISOBEY - DISRUPT - DISSENT - DISTURB - DIVERGE - DIVULGE - DRUM OUT - EDUCATE - ENSLAVE - EVASION - EXHAUST - EXPLODE - FALL OUT - FAUX PAS - FETCH UP - FISSURE - FITTING - FLATTEN - FORTUNE - FRAZZLE - FREEING - GETAWAY - GIVE OUT - GIVE WAY - GO ABOUT - GO BROKE - GO FORTH - GO TO POT - GO UNDER - HARNESS - HENPECK - HOLIDAY - IMPROVE - INFRACT - INTERIM - INTRUDE - LEAKAGE - LIGHTEN - MISMATE - NURTURE - OFF-TIME - OPENING - OPPRESS - OVERAWE - PASSAGE - PENSION - PLATEAU - PLUMMET - POOP OUT - PREPARE - PUT BACK - PUT DOWN - RELEASE - RENEWAL - REPLACE - REPRESS - RESOLVE - RESPITE - REVIVAL - RUB DOWN - RUPTURE - SCATTER - SCRATCH - SCUTTLE - SHATTER - SMASH UP - STRETCH - SURPLUS - SUSPEND - TAKE TEN - TIME OFF - TIME OUT - TIMEOUT - TURN OFF - TURN OUT - UNCROWN - UNFROCK - UNRAVEL - VARIETY - VIOLATE - WANTAGE - WEAR OUT

8 letter words

ABEYANCE - ABRASION - ACCUSTOM - ANNOUNCE - APERTURE - APOSTASY - BANKRUPT - BE POISED - BE RUINED - BEAR AWAY - BEAT DOWN - BLESSING - BREAK OFF - BREAK OUT - BREAKAGE - BREAKOUT - BREATHER - BRIGHTEN - BRING LOW - BROWBEAT - BULLDOZE - CALL TIME - CARRIAGE - CASTRATE - CLEAVAGE - COLLAPSE - COMMENCE - CONFLICT - CONFOUND - CREVASSE - CUT APART - DECIPHER - DELIVERY - DEMOLISH - DETHRONE - DISAGREE - DISCLOSE - DISCROWN - DISFAVOR - DISGRADE - DISPERSE - DISPLACE - DISPLUME - DISPROVE - DISSOLVE - DISUNION - DISUNITY - DOMINEER - DOWNTIME - ENERVATE - ESCAPISM - EXERCISE - FIND VENT - FLIP-FLOP - FLY ABOUT - FORTUITY - FRACTURE - FRAGMENT - FURLOUGH - GET ABOUT - GIVE AWAY - GO TO RUIN - GOOD LUCK - HALF TIME - IMPROPER - INCISION - INFRINGE - INITIATE - INNOVATE - INTERMIT - INTERVAL - ISSUANCE - KEEP DOWN - KNOCK OFF - LACERATE - LANGUISH - LOWERING - MARK DOWN - MARKDOWN - MISMATCH - MITIGATE - MODULATE - MUTILATE - NOSE DIVE - NOSE-DIVE - OCCASION - OMISSION - OVERBEAR - OVERCOME - OVERRIDE - PETER OUT - PRACTICE - PRICE CUT - PUNCTURE - PUT ABOUT - REDESIGN - REHEARSE - REMAKING - RENOUNCE - REVERSAL - RIDDANCE - RIDE DOWN - RIDE OVER - SCISSURE - SHORTAGE - SHUT DOWN - SOLECISM - SPLINTER - STOPOVER - SUPPRESS - SURCEASE - TAKE FIVE - TEA BREAK - TRANSMIT - TRESPASS - TURN BACK - TURN INTO - TURN OVER - UNCHURCH - UNDULATE - UNRIDDLE - UNSADDLE - UNTHRONE - UPHEAVAL - VACATION - VANQUISH - WALK OVER - WEAR AWAY - WEAR SHIP - WEAR THIN

9 letter words

ABOUT SHIP - ABOUT-FACE - ACCLIMATE - ARREARAGE - BE CHANGED - BE RENEWED - BEAT ABOUT - BOTTOM OUT - BOX CANYON - BREAK AWAY - BREAK DOWN - BREAK OPEN - BREAK WITH - BUZZ ABOUT - CANT ROUND - CAST ABOUT - CEASE-FIRE - CESSATION - CIRCULATE - COME ABOUT - COME APART - COME FORTH - COME ROUND - COMMINUTE - CONDITION - CULTIVATE - CURRYCOMB - CUT PRICES - DECOMPOSE - DEFECTION - DEFLATION - DESPOTIZE - DEVALUATE - DEVIATION - DISACCORD - DISCHARGE - DISEMPLOY - DISENGAGE - DISFAVOUR - DISREGARD - DIVERSIFY - DIVERSION - DIVERSITY - DOWNGRADE - EMERGENCE - ESTABLISH - EXFOLIATE - FIZZLE OUT - FLASH BURN - FLUKINESS - FRUSTRATE - GET ABROAD - GET AFLOAT - GET AROUND - GIVE THE AX - GRIND DOWN - GROW LIGHT - HABITUATE - HAPPY HOUR - HUMILIATE - INDECORUM - INTERFERE - INTERJECT - INTERLUDE - INTERPOSE - INTERRUPT - INTERVENE - JAILBREAK - KEEP UNDER - LIQUIDATE - MELIORATE - MISS STAYS - OFF MARKET - ORIENTATE - OVERTHROW - OVERWHELM - PAUPERIZE - PENETRATE - PRACTISES - PRICE FALL - PROSTRATE - PUNCTUATE - PUT IN TUNE - PUZZLE OUT - READ OUT OF - REDUCTION - REMISSION - REPUDIATE - RESHAPING - RUN OF LUCK - SECESSION - STAB WOUND - STAND DOWN - STAND-DOWN - SUBJUGATE - TAKE A REST - TAKE A TURN - TERRORISE - TERRORIZE - THE BREAKS - TRAMPLE ON - TRANSPIRE - TREAD DOWN - TREAD UPON - TURN ASIDE - TURNABOUT - TYRANNIZE - UNDERMINE - VARIATION - VIOLATION - WORSENING

10 letter words

ADAPTATION - ADJUSTMENT - ALIENATION - ALTERATION - AMELIORATE - APPRENTICE - BEAR MARKET - BETTERMENT - BREAK FORTH - BRING ABOUT - BRING ROUND - BURGLARIZE - BURST FORTH - CALL A BREAK - CALL IT A DAY - CASE HARDEN - CASUALNESS - CHEAPENING - COME AROUND - CONCUSSION - CONTINUITY - CONTRADICT - CONTRAVENE - CONTROVERT - CONVERSION - DEBILITATE - DEFICIENCY - DEGENERATE - DEMORALIZE - DEPART FROM - DEPRECIATE - DIFFERENCE - DISARRANGE - DISCIPLINE - DISCONFIRM - DISCOURAGE - DISRUPTION - DIVERGENCE - EBB AND FLOW - EXCAVATION - FALLING OUT - FALLING-OUT - FETCH ABOUT - GET THROUGH - GO BANKRUPT - GO DOWNHILL - GO TO PIECES - GROW BRIGHT - HAUL AROUND - HEAVE ROUND - HESITATION - HOT CIRCUIT - HOUSE-TRAIN - HOUSEBREAK - IMPOVERISH - INAUGURATE - INTERMEZZO - INTIMIDATE - LACERATION - LIBERATION - LORD IT OVER - LUCKY BREAK - MAKE PUBLIC - MITIGATION - MODULATION - MUTILATION - NATURALIZE - OVERMASTER - PENSION OFF - PLUMMETING - QUIET SPELL - RE-CREATION - REVOLUTION - SEPARATION - SOFT MARKET - SUSPENSION - SWING ROUND - TAKE A BREAK - TAKE IN HAND - THROW ABOUT - TRANSGRESS - TRANSITION - TRAUMATISE - TRAUMATIZE - UNEVENNESS

11 letter words

ACCLIMATISE - ACCLIMATIZE - ACCOMMODATE - BACK AND FILL - BREAK GROUND - BREAK THE ICE - CLAMP DOWN ON - COFFEE BREAK - COME UNSTUCK - COMMUNICATE - CONTINGENCY - DEAD CIRCUIT - DEFALCATION - DELIVERANCE - DETERIORATE - DEVALUATION - DISACCUSTOM - DISCONTINUE - DISENTHRONE - DIVIDEDNESS - DOMESTICATE - DOMESTICIZE - EXTRICATION - FALL IN PRICE - FAMILIARISE - FAMILIARIZE - FLIP OF A COIN - GET EXPOSURE - GIVE THE GATE - GO THE ROUNDS - GO TO THE DOGS - GOOD FORTUNE - HAPPY CHANCE - HEEDLESS HAP - HIT THE SKIDS - HOW THEY FALL - IMPROPRIETY - IMPROVEMENT - INTERREGNUM - LIVE CIRCUIT - LUCKY STRIKE - MELIORATION - MISSING LINK - MORTAL WOUND - OPEN RUPTURE - OPPORTUNITY - PARENTHESIS - PRISONBREAK - PROBABILITY - PUT TO SCHOOL - REALIGNMENT - REFORMATION - RISE AND FALL - ROUND A POINT - SEE THE LIGHT - SERENDIPITY - SET AT NAUGHT - SET NAUGHT BY - SETTING-FREE - SPREAD ABOUT - SPRING A LEAK - STRIP OF RANK - TAKE A RECESS - TAKE TIME OUT - TOTAL CHANGE - TRAMPLE DOWN - TRAMPLE UPON - UNCERTAINTY - VECTOR FIELD - WALK ALL OVER

12 letter words

AMELIORATION - BECOME PUBLIC - BREAK THROUGH - BRING TO TERMS - CHANGE COURSE - COCKTAIL HOUR - CRYPTANALYZE - DECONSECRATE - DEGENERATION - DEPRECIATION - DISAFFECTION - DISINTEGRATE - DO VIOLENCE TO - DOMINEER OVER - DOUBLE A POINT - ESTRANGEMENT - FALL TO PIECES - HAPPENSTANCE - HAVE CURRENCY - INTERMISSION - INTERRUPTION - IRREGULARITY - KICK UPSTAIRS - MICROCIRCUIT - MODIFICATION - PRESS HEAVY ON - RANDOM SAMPLE - RESTING POINT - SEND TO SCHOOL - SHORT CIRCUIT - STREAK OF LUCK - STROKE OF LUCK - SUDDEN CHANGE - SUPERANNUATE - WEIGH HEAVY ON

13 letter words

ACCIDENTALITY - ACCOMMODATION - BEARISH MARKET - BREATHING TIME - BROKEN CIRCUIT - CHANGE OF HEART - CHOP AND CHANGE - CLOSED CIRCUIT - DETERIORATION - DISCONTINUITY - EXCOMMUNICATE - GRADUAL CHANGE - INDETERMINACY - INTERMITTENCE - LAW OF AVERAGES - LICK INTO SHAPE - MAKE REDUNDANT - POINT OF REPOSE - QUALIFICATION - RADICAL CHANGE - RESTRUCTURING - SAGGING MARKET - SET AT DEFIANCE - SNAP THE THREAD - STOP FOR BREATH - STRIP OF OFFICE - SWING THE STERN - TAKE THE PLUNGE - TURN THE CORNER - TYRANNIZE OVER - VIOLENT CHANGE - WHATEVER COMES

14 letter words

BREAK TO HARNESS - BREATHING PLACE - BREATHING SPACE - BREATHING SPELL - CHANGEABLENESS - CIGARETTE BREAK - CIRCUITAL FIELD - DECLARE A RECESS - FORTUITOUSNESS - LATERAL CIRCUIT - MULTIPLE SERIES - PRICE REDUCTION - PRINTED CIRCUIT - REVIVIFICATION - SERIES MULTIPLE - TREAD UNDERFOOT - UNDERGO A CHANGE

15 letter words

AGREE TO DISAGREE - BE CONVERTED INTO - BEAR TO STARBOARD - BECOME INSOLVENT - COMPLETE CIRCUIT - DECLINING MARKET - DISCONTINUATION - DIVERSIFICATION - ENFORCED RESPITE - GALVANIC CIRCUIT - JIBE ALL STANDING - MAGNETIC CIRCUIT - MAKE MINCEMEAT OF - MULTIPLE CIRCUIT - PROBLEMATICNESS - THIRD-DEGREE BURN

16 letter words

ADVENTITIOUSNESS - CHANGE THE HEADING - REMOVE FROM OFFICE - RETREATING MARKET - SECOND-DEGREE BURN - SEPARATE FORCIBLY - TRAMPLE UNDERFOOT

17 letter words

BE AT CROSS-PURPOSES - INDETERMINATENESS - RIDE ROUGHSHOD OVER - WOUNDS IMMEDICABLE

18 letter words

BREACH OF FRIENDSHIP - COME OUT OF THE CLOSET - CONSTRUCTIVE CHANGE - DEGENERATIVE CHANGE - GO INTO RECEIVERSHIP - SPREAD LIKE WILDFIRE

19 letter words

RECALL OF AMBASSADORS - THEORY OF PROBABILITY

20 letter words

ACTUARIAL CALCULATION - HALF-TIME INTERMISSION - UNCERTAINTY PRINCIPLE

21 letter words

HEAR A DIFFERENT DRUMMER

22 letter words

STATISTICAL PROBABILITY

24 letter words

PRINCIPLE OF INDETERMINACY

Definition of break

  • weaken or destroy in spirit or body; "His resistance was broken"; "a man broken by the terrible experience of near-death"
  • diminish or discontinue abruptly; "The patient's fever broke last night"
  • fall sharply; "stock prices broke"
  • be broken in; "If the new teacher won't break, we'll add some stress"
  • crack; of the male voice in puberty; "his voice is breaking--he should no longer sing in the choir"
  • render inoperable or ineffective; "You broke the alarm clock when you took it apart!"
  • become separated into pieces or fragments; "The figurine broke"; "The freshly baked loaf fell apart"
  • destroy the integrity of; usually by force; cause to separate into pieces or fragments; "He broke the glass plate"; "She broke the match"
  • happen; "Report the news as it develops"; "These political movements recrudesce from time to time"
  • prevent completion; "stop the project"; "break off the negotiations"
  • change suddenly from one tone quality or register to another; "Her voice broke to a whisper when she started to talk about her children"
  • come into being; "light broke over the horizon"; "Voices broke in the air"
  • find the solution or key to; "break the code"
  • find a flaw in; "break an alibi"; "break down a proof"
  • undergo breaking; "The simple vowels broke in many Germanic languages"
  • interrupt the flow of current in; "break a circuit"
  • be released or become known; of news; "News of her death broke in the morning"
  • pierce or penetrate; "The blade broke her skin"
  • become punctured or penetrated; "The skin broke"
  • break a piece from a whole; "break a branch from a tree"
  • go to pieces; "The lawn mower finally broke"; "The gears wore out"; "The old chair finally fell apart completely"
  • ruin completely; "He busted my radio!"
  • separate from a clinch, in boxing; "The referee broke the boxers"
  • make the opening shot that scatters the balls
  • destroy the completeness of a set of related items; "The book dealer would not break the set"
  • exchange for smaller units of money; "I had to break a $100 bill just to buy the candy"
  • force out or release suddenly and often violently something pent up; "break into tears"; "erupt in anger"
  • curl over and fall apart in surf or foam, of waves; "The surf broke"
  • emerge from the surface of a body of water; "The whales broke"
  • scatter or part; "The clouds broke after the heavy downpour"
  • make a rupture in the ranks of the enemy or one's own by quitting or fleeing; "The ranks broke"
  • move away or escape suddenly; "The horses broke from the stable"; "Three inmates broke jail"; "Nobody can break out--this prison is high security"
  • change directions suddenly
  • invalidate by judicial action; "The will was broken"
  • interrupt a continued activity; "She had broken with the traditional patterns"
  • cause the failure or ruin of; "His peccadilloes finally broke his marriage"; "This play will either make or break the playwright"
  • happen or take place; "Things have been breaking pretty well for us in the past few months"
  • come forth or begin from a state of latency; "The first winter storm broke over New York"
  • give up; "break cigarette smoking"
  • cause to give up a habit; "She finally broke herself of smoking cigarettes"
  • vary or interrupt a uniformity or continuity; "The flat plain was broken by tall mesas"
  • come to an end; "The heat wave finally broke yesterday"
  • an escape from jail; "the breakout was carefully planned"
  • a sudden dash; "he made a break for the open door"
  • an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity; "it was presented without commercial breaks"; "there was a gap in his account"
  • (tennis) a score consisting of winning a game when your opponent was serving; "he was up two breaks in the second set"
  • the opening shot that scatters the balls in billiards or pool
  • an abrupt change in the tone or register of the voice (as at puberty or due to emotion); "then there was a break in her voice"
  • an unexpected piece of good luck; "he finally got his big break"
  • the occurrence of breaking; "the break in the dam threatened the valley"

Anagrams of break

BAKER - BRAKE - KEBAR - REBAK


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