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broke

verb uk   /brəʊk/  us   /broʊk/
past simple of break

broke

adjective [after verb] uk   /brəʊk/  us   /broʊk/ informal
without money: I can't afford to go on holiday this year - I'm (flat) broke. Many small businesses went broke (= lost all their money) during the recession.
Translations of “broke”
in Korean “break”의 과거형…
in Arabic break الفِعل الماضي مِن…
in Portuguese passado de “break”…
in Catalan passat de “break”…
in Japanese “break” の過去形…
in Chinese (Simplified) 打碎…
in Russian прош. вр. гл. break…
in Chinese (Traditional) 打碎…
in Italian passato semplice di “break”…
in Turkish kırmak' fiilinin 2. hali…
in Polish -…
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