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synonyms for get a break

  • affluent
  • encouraging
  • fortuitous
  • happy
  • healthy
  • helpful
  • lucky
  • profitable
  • prosperous
  • successful
  • wealthy
  • well-off
  • advantageous
  • auspicious
  • blessed
  • born with a silver spoon
  • bright
  • charmed
  • convenient
  • favorable
  • favored
  • felicitous
  • flourishing
  • gaining
  • golden
  • hopeful
  • in luck
  • in the gravy
  • on a roll
  • opportune
  • overcoming
  • promising
  • propitious
  • providential
  • rosy
  • sitting pretty
  • sunny side
  • thriving
  • timely
  • triumphant
  • victorious
  • well-to-do
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antonyms for get a break

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  • destitute
  • disadvantageous
  • failing
  • hopeless
  • lacking
  • losing
  • needy
  • poor
  • unfortunate
  • unlucky
  • unprofitable
  • unsuccessful
  • wanting
  • adverse
  • sad
  • unhappy
  • untoward
  • upset
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How to use get a break in a sentence

Now-a-days it is the bankrupt who flouts, and his too confiding creditors who are jeered and laughed at.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
Were you ever arrested, having in your custody another man's cash, and would rather go to gaol, than break it?
THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
He felt himself the meanest, vilest thing a-crawl upon this sinful earth, and she—dear God!
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
All that scientific bric-a-brac in the cupboard had far better be thrown away.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
If old Piegan Smith hadn't been sampling the contents of that keg so industriously he would never have made a break.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
General Houston had attacked them with three hundred of our people, but had not been able to break their ranks.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
For good or ill, the torrent of rebellion was suffered to break loose, and it soon engulfed a continent.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Victor was the younger son and brother—a tete montee, with a temper which invited violence and a will which no ax could break.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Long before that, however, the sun had come back to gladden the Polar regions, and break up the reign of ancient night.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
You know I don't express myself easily; so, if I break out this way, you may know what I feel.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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