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Verbs (14)
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break off, pause suddenly
v. prevent completion; "stop the project"; "break off the negotiations"
break off, break short, cut short
v. interrupt before its natural or planned end; "We had to cut short our vacation"
break off, cut off, knap, chip
v. break a small piece off from; "chip the glass"; "chip a tooth"
break off, break away, come off, chip off, chip
v. break off (a piece from a whole); "Her tooth chipped"
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Fuzzynyms (20)
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rest, remain, stay
v. stay the same; remain in a certain state; "The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it"; "rest assured"; "stay alone"; "He remained unmoved by her tears"; "The bad weather continued for another week"
adapt, conform, adjust
v. adapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions; "We must adjust to the bad economic situation"
cut short, truncate
v. make shorter as if by cutting off; "truncate a word"; "Erosion has truncated the ridges of the mountains"
fracture
v. break (a bone); "She broke her clavicle"
cut off, amputate
v. remove surgically; "amputate limbs"
straiten
v. squeeze together
bar
v. secure with, or as if with, bars; "He barred the door"
cleave
v. make by cutting into; "The water is going to cleave a channel into the rock"
dismember
v. separate the limbs from the body; "the tiger dismembered the tourist"
discerp, take apart, dismember
v. divide into pieces; "our department was dismembered when our funding dried up"; "The Empire was discerped after the war"
keep, prevent
v. stop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state; "We must prevent the cancer from spreading"; "His snoring kept me from falling asleep"; "Keep the child from eating the marbles"
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chip at, carve
v. engrave or cut by chipping away at a surface; "carve one's name into the bark"
break
v. find a flaw in; "break an alibi"; "break down a proof"
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Parts Of Speech
  • Nouns
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  • Verbs
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  • Adverbs
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  • Adjectives
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Relationships
  • Fuzzynyms
    20
  • Synonyms
    3
  • Antonyms
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