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English definition of “break into sth”

break into sth

phrasal verb with break     /breɪk/ verb (broke, broken)
to suddenly begin to do something: He felt so happy that he broke into song (= suddenly began to sing). She walked quickly, occasionally breaking into a run (= starting to run).Starting and beginningStarting again
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