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break (sth) up

phrasal verb with break uk   us   /breɪk/ verb (broke, broken)
If an occasion when people meet breaks up or someone breaks it up, it ends and people start to leave: The meeting broke up at ten to three. I don't want to break up the party but I have to go now.
Translations of “break (sth) up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 解散, 散開…
in Russian делить…
in Turkish parçalara ayırmak, paramparça etmek, bölmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 解散, 散开…
in Polish podzielić się/ coś…
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