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break (sth) off

phrasal verb with break
 
 
/breɪk/ verb ( past tense broke, past participle broken)
to separate a part from a larger piece, or to become separate from something: He broke off a piece of chocolate.Separating and dividing
Translations of “break (sth) off”
in Chinese (Traditional) 突然停頓, 突然中斷…
in Russian отламывать(ся)…
in Turkish bir şeyi ayırmak, koparıp almak/ayırmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 突然停顿, 突然中断…
in Polish ułamać się/ coś…
(Definition of break (sth) off phrasal verb, verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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