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English definition of “broken”

broken

adjective (NOT KEPT)    /ˈbrəʊ.kən/ US  /ˈbroʊ-/
(of a law , rule , or promise ) not obeyed or not kept : a broken promise Making and breaking promises and commitments
(Definition of broken adjective (NOT KEPT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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