breaker Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “breaker” in the English Dictionary

"breaker" in British English

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breakernoun [C]

uk   /ˈbreɪ.kər/  us   /-kɚ/
a ​wavemoving towards the ​coast: We ​swam out beyond the breakers.


uk   /-breɪ.kər/  us   /-kɚ/

breaker suffix (USE FORCE)

someone who uses ​force to go into or ​open the ​stated thing: a house-breaker a ​safebreaker

breaker suffix (NOT OBEY)

someone who does not ​obey a ​law or ​rule, etc.: a ​lawbreaker
(Definition of breaker from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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