broken[ broh-kuh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF broken
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BROKEN
This time he did not desist until he had broken through the panel.
The narrative was broken off short by a cry of jubilee in the court.
Found the barometer had got broken, which I was very sorry for.
To the east, plains for at least thirty miles, when broken ranges were visible.
How lucky I did not write to my father that I had broken matters off.
A broken kitchen knife had been thrust through a bit of the paper on the box.
Mr. Gladstone, as he gleefully remarked the other day, has broken the record.
There is new ground to be broken, and new action to be taken.
The bullets of the posse had neither torn a tendon nor broken a bone.
Master has come back, broken down the door, and she is gone!
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BROKEN
- by bits and pieces
- every other
- here and there
- now and then
- on and off
- badly dressed
- badly worn
- down at the heel
- full of holes
- in holes
- in rags
- in tatters
- poorly made
- worse for wear