break

  1. some abrupt occurrence that interrupts
  2. an unexpected piece of good luck
  3. (geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other
  4. a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions)
  5. a pause from doing something (as work)
  6. a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something
  7. the opening shot ......

    break

    auction term referring to a lot for sale, usually 18 chests or more.
    Found on http://www.tealand.com/Glossary.htm

    break

    Transitional passage in which a soloist plays unaccompanied.
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_jazz_and_popular_music

    Break

    • (v. t.) An interruption in continuity in writing or printing, as where there is an omission, an unfilled line, etc. • (v. t.) To lay open as by breaking; to divide; as, to break a package of goods. • (v. i.) To open up; to be scattered; to be dissipated; as, the clouds are breaking. • (v. t.) A projection or recess from the fa...
    Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/break/

    Break

    (1) A lucky shot (2) used to indicate that a string of strikes was stopped (3) used when stating tha
    Found on http://www.superglossary.com/Glossary/Entertainment/Bowling/

    break

    (1) A story that is first published while the event is still happening. Sometimes called breaking news. (2) A short news bulletin which intrrupts a radio or television program to bring the latest news. See news break.
    Found on http://www.thenewsmanual.net/Resources/glossary.html

    break

    (Pocket games) See open break and opening break shot.
    Found on http://www.billiardworld.com/glossary.html

    Break

    (see also Commercial Break)
    Found on http://www.agbnielsen.net/glossary/glossaryQ.asp?type=alpha&jump=none

    break

    (Snooker) Total scored in one inning.
    Found on http://www.billiardworld.com/glossary.html

    Break

    1) A lucky shot; 2) a stopper after a number of consecutive strikes.
    Found on http://www.bowlersparadise.com/help/glossary.shtml

    break

    1. To strain apart; to sever by fracture; to divide with violence; as, to break a rope or chain; to break a seal; to break an axle; to break rocks or coal; to break a lock. ... 2. To lay open as by breaking; to divide; as, to break a package of goods. ... 3. To lay open, as a purpose; to disclose, divulge, or communicate. 'Katharine, break thy mind...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

    break

    jailbreak noun an escape from jail; `the breakout was carefully planned`
    Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

    break

    wear verb go to pieces; `The lawn mower finally broke`; `The gears wore out`; `The old chair finally fell apart completely`
    Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

    Break

    (PAINTING) In painting, break refers to insoluble matter that separates from within the paint.
    Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/AB.HTM

    Break

    (TRANSPORT) A break or brake was a large four-wheeled vehicle with a straight body and a raised seat in front for the driver, containing seats for six, eight, or more persons.
    Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/AB.HTM

    Break

    [Bottom] `Break` is the third episode of the third series of British television sitcom, Bottom. It was first broadcast on 20 January 1995. == Plot == Richie and Eddie return home in the afternoon from the pub, having bought a last-minute 75% discounted seaside holiday to Bridlington, leaving that night at midnight, from dodgy travel agent B...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Break_(Bottom)

    Break

    [locksmithing] In locksmithing, a break in the pins is a separation in one or more sections of the pin used to encode the lock for a specific key or set of keys in a master keying system. ...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Break_(locksmithing)

    Break

    [music] In popular music, a break is an instrumental or percussion section during a song derived from or related to stop-time – being a `break` from the main parts of the song or piece. A solo break in jazz occurs when the rhythm section stops playing behind a soloist for a brief period, usually two or four bars leading into the soloist`s...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Break_(music)

    Break

    [Three Days Grace song] Ornithology in the United States```. ...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Break_(Three_Days_Grace_song)

    Break

    [work] A break at work is a period of time during a shift in which an employee is allowed to take time off from his/her job. There are different types of breaks, and depending on the length and the employer`s policies, the break may or may not be paid. Meal breaks or lunch breaks usually range from 30 minutes to one hour. Their purpose is t...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Break_(work)

    Break

    Break ( [ 1913 Webster]) noun [ See Break , transitive verb , and confer Brake (the instrument), Breach , Brack a crack.] 1. An opening made by fracture or disruption. 2. An interruption of continuity; change of direction; as, a
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/94

    Break

    Break (brāk) transitive verb [ imperfect broke (brōk), (Obsolete Brake ); past participle Broken (brō'k'n), (Obsolete Broke ); present participle & verbal noun Breaking ...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/94

    Break

    A chance to start a rush when the opposing forwards are caught out of position.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22383

    break

    a chance to start a rush when the opposing forwards are caught out of position.
    Found on http://www.firstbasesports.com/hockey_glossary.html

    Break

    A command stored in the C: directory that disables a script file that is being executed.
    Found on http://www.amigahistory.co.uk/b.html
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