breakin[ breyk-in ]SEE DEFINITION OF breakin
Synonyms for breakin
- surprise attack
- forced entrance
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BREAKIN
"Well, nobody's breakin' of it, as I know of," said Mrs. Ellison.
Looks as if 'twas breakin' a little over to west'ard, fur's that goes.
This one looks to me as if she was breakin' in two amidships.
It's all this society business that's breakin' you down, Serena.
But her father doesn't and—and he is pretty close to the breakin' point sometimes.
"Looks as if 'twas breakin' out with chicken-pox," he replied.
It's breakin', it's passin' by us—we'll not get a drop of it!
There was no breakin' away; for she has hold of a hand apiece.
The more I chewed it over, though, the stronger I was for breakin' loose about dockin' time.
And, say, Martha'd been lecturin' me yet if it hadn't been for Zenobia breakin' in.