Translation of "break" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] (INTERRUPT) 打断 uk us /breɪk/ (broke, broken)

to interrupt or to stop something for a short period

We usually break for lunch at 12.30. 我们通常12点半休息吃午饭。
I needed something to break the monotony of my typing job. 我需要做点什么来打发打字工作的单调。
The phone rang, breaking my concentration. 电话铃响了,打断了我的注意。
UK They decided to break their journey in Singapore. 他们决定在新加坡稍作停留。

(Translation of “break verb (INTERRUPT)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)