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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BREAKING UP

But there was a roaring in my brain such as the ice makes when it is breaking up.

Interfere with the wave which already is breaking up the thought waves.

The ice is breaking up—we will pursue this folly no further.

They had begun by counting upon the breaking up of the Habsburg Monarchy.

The period shows the breaking up of an old society and the formation of a new.

The ice was breaking up, and they set out for home forthwith.

It was the signal for breaking up the party, and we soon took our leave.

It must have been close to midnight before we spoke of breaking up.

But just as we were breaking up, Lady Bethune told us some interesting things.

If people thought it was breaking up, they'd be desperate, too.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.