break up

Verb1.break up - to cause to separate and go in different directions; "She waved her hand and scattered the crowds"
2.break up - discontinue an association or relation; go different ways; "The business partners broke over a tax question"; "The couple separated after 25 years of marriage"; "My friend and I split up"
3.break up - come apart; "the group broke up"
4.break up - break violently or noisily; smash;
Synonyms: break apart, crash
5.break up - make a break in; "We interrupt the program for the following messages"
6.break up - cause to go into a solution; "The recipe says that we should dissolve a cup of sugar in two cups of water"
Synonyms: dissolve, resolve
7.break up - suffer a nervous breakdown
8.break up - take apart into its constituent pieces
9.break up - destroy the completeness of a set of related items; "The book dealer would not break the set"
Synonyms: break
10.break up - set or keep apart; "sever a relationship"
Synonyms: sever
11.break up - attack with or as if with a pickaxe of ice or rocky ground, for example; "Pick open the ice"
Synonyms: pick
12.break up - release ice; "The icebergs and glaciers calve"
Synonyms: calve
13.break up - close at the end of a session; "The court adjourned"
Synonyms: adjourn, recess
14.break up - bring the association of to an end or cause to break up; "The decree officially dissolved the marriage"; "the judge dissolved the tobacco company"
Synonyms: dissolve
15.break up - come to an end; "Their marriage dissolved"; "The tobacco monopoly broke up"
Synonyms: dissolve
16.break up - break or cause to break into pieces; "The plate fragmented"
17.break up - cause to separate; "break up kidney stones"; "disperse particles"
Synonyms: disperse, scatter
18.break up - separate (substances) into constituent elements or parts
19.break up - laugh unrestrainedly
Synonyms: crack up
break, break apart, break away, break with, breakup, detachment, disassociate, disjoint, dissociate, dissolution, disunify, disunite, divorce, give the axe, give the bounce, give the gate, part, secede, separate, separation, splinter, split, split up
Translate break up to Spanish, Translate break up to German, Translate break up to French
break dancing
break down
break even
break in
break into
break loose
break of day
break of serve
break of the day
break off
break one's back
break open
break out
break seal
break short
break through
-- break up --
break water
break wind
break with
break-even point
Breakbone fever
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