Unscramble broken

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  • broken is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 12 points
  • broken is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 12 points
  • broken is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 14 points

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Definition of broken


  • physically and forcibly separated into pieces or cracked or split; "a broken mirror", "a broken tooth", "a broken leg", "his neck is broken". Antonyms: unbroken.
  • not continuous in space, time, or sequence or varying abruptly; "broken lines of defense", "a broken cable transmission", "broken sleep", "tear off the stub above the broken line", "a broken note", "broken sobs". Antonyms: unbroken.
  • subdued or brought low in condition or status; "brought low", "a broken man", "his broken spirit". Synonyms: crushed, humbled, humiliated, low.
  • (especially of promises or contracts) having been violated or disregarded; "broken (or unkept) promises", "broken contracts". Synonyms: unkept. Antonyms: unbroken.
  • tamed or trained to obey; "a horse broken to the saddle", "this old nag is well broken in". Synonyms: broken in.
  • topographically very uneven; "broken terrain", "rugged ground". Synonyms: rugged.
  • imperfectly spoken or written; "broken English".
  • thrown into a state of disarray or confusion; "troops fleeing in broken ranks", "a confused mass of papers on the desk", "the small disordered room", "with everything so upset". Synonyms: confused, disordered, upset.
  • weakened and infirm; "broken health resulting from alcoholism".
  • destroyed financially; "the broken fortunes of the family". Synonyms: impoverished, wiped out.
  • out of working order (`busted' is an informal substitute for `broken'); "a broken washing machine", "the coke machine is broken", "the coke machine is busted". Synonyms: busted.
  • discontinuous; "broken clouds", "broken sunshine".
  • lacking a part or parts; "a broken set of encyclopedia".


  • terminate; "She interrupted her pregnancy", "break a lucky streak", "break the cycle of poverty". Synonyms: break, interrupt.
  • become separated into pieces or fragments; "The figurine broke", "The freshly baked loaf fell apart". Synonyms: break, come apart, fall apart, separate, split up.
  • render inoperable or ineffective; "You broke the alarm clock when you took it apart!". Synonyms: break.
  • ruin completely; "He busted my radio!". Synonyms: break, bust. Antonyms: repair.
  • destroy the integrity of; usually by force; cause to separate into pieces or fragments; "He broke the glass plate", "She broke the match". Synonyms: break.
  • act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises; "offend all laws of humanity", "violate the basic laws or human civilization", "break a law", "break a promise". Synonyms: breach, break, go against, infract, offend, transgress, violate. Antonyms: keep.
  • move away or escape suddenly; "The horses broke from the stable", "Three inmates broke jail", "Nobody can break out--this prison is high security". Synonyms: break, break away, break out.
  • scatter or part; "The clouds broke after the heavy downpour". Synonyms: break.
  • force out or release suddenly and often violently something pent up; "break into tears", "erupt in anger". Synonyms: break, burst, erupt.
  • prevent completion; "stop the project", "break off the negotiations". Synonyms: break, break off, discontinue, stop.
  • enter someone's (virtual or real) property in an unauthorized manner, usually with the intent to steal or commit a violent act; "Someone broke in while I was on vacation", "They broke into my car and stole my radio!", "who broke into my account last night?". Synonyms: break, break in.
  • make submissive, obedient, or useful; "The horse was tough to break", "I broke in the new intern". Synonyms: break, break in.
  • fail to agree with; be in violation of; as of rules or patterns; "This sentence violates the rules of syntax". Synonyms: break, go against, violate. Antonyms: conform to.
  • surpass in excellence; "She bettered her own record", "break a record". Synonyms: better, break.
  • make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret; "The auction house would not disclose the price at which the van Gogh had sold", "The actress won't reveal how old she is", "bring out the truth", "he broke the news to her", "unwrap the evidence in the murder case". Synonyms: break, bring out, disclose, discover, divulge, expose, give away, let on, let out, reveal, unwrap.
  • come into being; "light broke over the horizon", "Voices broke in the air". Synonyms: break.
  • stop operating or functioning; "The engine finally went", "The car died on the road", "The bus we travelled in broke down on the way to town", "The coffee maker broke", "The engine failed on the way to town", "her eyesight went after the accident". Synonyms: break, break down, conk out, die, fail, give out, give way, go, go bad.
  • interrupt a continued activity; "She had broken with the traditional patterns". Synonyms: break, break away.
  • make a rupture in the ranks of the enemy or one's own by quitting or fleeing; "The ranks broke". Synonyms: break.
  • curl over and fall apart in surf or foam, of waves; "The surf broke". Synonyms: break.
  • lessen in force or effect; "soften a shock", "break a fall". Synonyms: break, damp, dampen, soften, weaken.
  • be broken in; "If the new teacher won't break, we'll add some stress". Synonyms: break.
  • come to an end; "The heat wave finally broke yesterday". Synonyms: break.
  • vary or interrupt a uniformity or continuity; "The flat plain was broken by tall mesas". Synonyms: break.
  • cause to give up a habit; "She finally broke herself of smoking cigarettes". Synonyms: break.
  • give up; "break cigarette smoking". Synonyms: break.
  • come forth or begin from a state of latency; "The first winter storm broke over New York". Synonyms: break.
  • happen or take place; "Things have been breaking pretty well for us in the past few months". Synonyms: break.
  • cause the failure or ruin of; "His peccadilloes finally broke his marriage", "This play will either make or break the playwright". Synonyms: break. Antonyms: make.
  • invalidate by judicial action; "The will was broken". Synonyms: break.
  • discontinue an association or relation; go different ways; "The business partners broke over a tax question", "The couple separated after 25 years of marriage", "My friend and I split up". Synonyms: break, break up, part, separate, split, split up.
  • assign to a lower position; reduce in rank; "She was demoted because she always speaks up", "He was broken down to Sergeant". Synonyms: break, bump, demote, kick downstairs, relegate. Antonyms: promote.
  • reduce to bankruptcy; "My daughter's fancy wedding is going to break me!", "The slump in the financial markets smashed him". Synonyms: bankrupt, break, ruin, smash.
  • change directions suddenly. Synonyms: break.
  • emerge from the surface of a body of water; "The whales broke". Synonyms: break.
  • break down, literally or metaphorically; "The wall collapsed", "The business collapsed", "The dam broke", "The roof collapsed", "The wall gave in", "The roof finally gave under the weight of the ice". Synonyms: break, cave in, collapse, fall in, founder, give, give way.
  • do a break dance; "Kids were break-dancing at the street corner". Synonyms: break, break dance, break-dance.
  • exchange for smaller units of money; "I had to break a $100 bill just to buy the candy". Synonyms: break.
  • destroy the completeness of a set of related items; "The book dealer would not break the set". Synonyms: break, break up.
  • make the opening shot that scatters the balls. Synonyms: break.
  • separate from a clinch, in boxing; "The referee broke the boxers". Synonyms: break.
  • go to pieces; "The lawn mower finally broke", "The gears wore out", "The old chair finally fell apart completely". Synonyms: break, bust, fall apart, wear, wear out.
  • break a piece from a whole; "break a branch from a tree". Synonyms: break, break off, snap off.
  • become punctured or penetrated; "The skin broke". Synonyms: break.
  • pierce or penetrate; "The blade broke her skin". Synonyms: break.
  • be released or become known; of news; "News of her death broke in the morning". Synonyms: break, get around, get out.
  • cease an action temporarily; "We pause for station identification", "let's break for lunch". Synonyms: break, intermit, pause.
  • interrupt the flow of current in; "break a circuit". Synonyms: break.
  • undergo breaking; "The simple vowels broke in many Germanic languages". Synonyms: break.
  • find a flaw in; "break an alibi", "break down a proof". Synonyms: break.
  • find the solution or key to; "break the code". Synonyms: break.
  • change suddenly from one tone quality or register to another; "Her voice broke to a whisper when she started to talk about her children". Synonyms: break.
  • happen; "Report the news as it develops", "These political movements recrudesce from time to time". Synonyms: break, develop, recrudesce.
  • become fractured; break or crack on the surface only; "The glass cracked when it was heated". Synonyms: break, check, crack.
  • crack; of the male voice in puberty; "his voice is breaking--he should no longer sing in the choir". Synonyms: break.
  • fall sharply; "stock prices broke". Synonyms: break.
  • fracture a bone of; "I broke my foot while playing hockey". Synonyms: break, fracture.
  • diminish or discontinue abruptly; "The patient's fever broke last night". Synonyms: break.
  • weaken or destroy in spirit or body; "His resistance was broken", "a man broken by the terrible experience of near-death". Synonyms: break.

Related words

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Words nearby

broke, broker.

Rhymes with

outspoken, spoken, token, unbroken, unspoken.

Words made by unscrambling the letters broken plus one letter

bonkers, unbroke.


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