Meaning of “break point” in the English Dictionary

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"break point" in British English

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break pointnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbreɪk ˌpɔɪnt/ us /ˈbreɪk ˌpɔɪnt/

In tennis if you win a break point, you have broken (= won a game against) the opposing player's serve .

(Definition of “break point” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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