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Meaning of "breaking-up" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BREAKING-UP

breaking-up  [ˌbreɪkɪŋˈʌp] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BREAKING-UP

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Breaking-Up is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BREAKING-UP MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of breaking-up in the English dictionary

The definition of breaking-up in the dictionary is separation, or the action of separating, into smaller partsthe breaking-up of sth into sth.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BREAKING-UP


beaten-up
ˌbiːtənˈʌp
beating-up
ˌbiːtɪŋˈʌp
belly-up
ˌbelɪˈʌp
chopped-up
ˌtʃɒptˈʌp
curtain-up
ˌkɜːt ənˈʌp
dressing-up
ˌdresɪŋˈʌp
dried-up
ˌdraɪdˈʌp
drying-up
ˌdraɪɪŋˈʌp
faceup
ˌfeɪsˈʌp
giddy-up
ˌɡɪdɪˈʌp
hard-up
ˌhɑːdˈʌp
re-up
ˌriːˈʌp
rolled-up
ˌrəʊldˈʌp
runners-up
ˌrʌnərzˈʌp
setting-up
ˌsɛtɪŋˈʌp
shook-up
ˌʃʊkˈʌp
stepped-up
ˌstɛptˈʌp
un-made-up
ˌʌnmeɪdˈʌp
up-and-up
ˈʌpəndˈʌp
well-brought-up
ˌwɛlbrɔːtˈʌp

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BREAKING-UP

breakfast time
breakfast TV
breakfaster
breakfront
breaking
breaking and entering
breaking news
breaking plough
breaking point
breaking strain
breaking stress
breakneck
breakoff
breakout
breakpoint
breakthrough
breakthrough bleeding
breaktime
breakwall
breakwater

WORDS THAT END LIKE BREAKING-UP

bang-up
bringing-up
close-up
follow-up
get-up
hang-up
hold-up
hook-up
made-up
make-up
pick-up
pin-up
pop-up
put-you-up
set-up
stand-up
summing-up
wake-up
washing-up
winding-up

Synonyms and antonyms of breaking-up in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «breaking-up» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BREAKING-UP

Find out the translation of breaking-up to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of breaking-up from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «breaking-up» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

破碎机
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Disolución
570 millions of speakers

English

breaking-up
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

तोड़कर अप
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

كسر المتابعة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

расчленение
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

desmantelamento
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বিচ্ছেদ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

jusqu´à rupture
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

putus
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Auflockerung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

破砕
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

브레이크 업
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Breaking-up
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

phá lên
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பிரிதல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ब्रेक-अप
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ayrılmak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

rottura - up
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

rozpadanie się
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

розчленовування
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

rupere - up
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

διάλυσης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

breek -up
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

bryta upp
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Oppbrytning
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of breaking-up

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BREAKING-UP»

The term «breaking-up» is quite widely used and occupies the 34.788 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BREAKING-UP» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about breaking-up

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BREAKING-UP»

Discover the use of breaking-up in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to breaking-up and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Breaking Up with God: A Love Story
But this beautiful, brave book is surprisingly filled with hope, a coming-out story that lets others know it's safe to come out too, and that there's light on the other side.
Sarah Sentilles, 2011
2
Breaking Up America: Advertisers and the New Media World
Combining shrewd analysis of contemporary practices with a historical perspective, Breaking Up America traces the momentous shift that began in the mid-1970s when advertisers rejected mass marketing in favor of more aggressive target ...
Joseph Turow, 2007
3
The Dirt on Breaking Up
But The Dirt on Breaking Up can make getting your heart stomped on a little less painful.
Hayley DiMarco, Justin Lookadoo, 2008
4
Breaking Up (at) Totality: A Rhetoric of Laughter
In this work, laughter operates as a trope for disruption or breaking up, which is, from Davis’s perspective, a joyfully destructive shattering of our confining conceptual frameworks.
Debra Diane Davis, 2000
5
Breaking Up Is Hard to Do
Four tales by four different authors look at different sides of the end of a first love, presenting each author's trademark style within her story. Original.
Niki Burnham, Ellen Hopkins, Lynda Sandoval, 2008
6
Breaking Up: A Self-Help Guide to the Courts and the Law
The break-up of a relationship is one of the hardest things you can go through.
Robert Larkins, 2011
7
Breaking up: Your guide to getting divorced
Using their twenty years of experience and expertise, they have put together this book on understanding divorce law.
Mrunalini Deshmukh, Fazaa Shroff-Garg, 2012
8
Breaking Up
Chloe Sacks, a junior at Georgia O'Keeffe School for the Arts nicknamed "Fashion High," deals with the pressures of her very trendy school, including the need to be invited to all the best events and an unexpected romance.
Aimee Friedman, 2007
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The Truth about Breaking Up, Making Up, and Moving on
This is also a great resource for parents, youth leaders, school counselors, and anyone working with youth to equip them to walk with the teens who are experiencing heartache and tough decisions about relationships.
Chad Eastham, 2013
10
Breaking Up Without Breaking Down
What if you knew what series of emotions you could expect to feel and then armed yourself with ways to channel those emotions effectively? Breaking Up Without Breaking Down puts you back into the driver's seat of your life.
‎2007

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BREAKING-UP»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term breaking-up is used in the context of the following news items.
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Breaking-up could be worse
The whole thing was to make a point that he was breaking-up with me and not the other way around,” she says. Then there is Nancy Wairimu's ... «K24 TV, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Breaking-Up [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/breaking-up>. Jul 2020 ».
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