German English Dictionary

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brechen in English:

1. to break to break


to break walls

English word "brechen"(to break) occurs in sets:

500 most important German verbs 126 - 150
Separable Verbs - Present Tense
FOMT 1 - 1000 Basic Words (including rregular verbs)
DE-330 Verbs- 1-100
irregular verbs

2. refract refract



English word "brechen"(refract) occurs in sets:

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3. breaking breaking


Don't punish him for breaking the window. He is not to blame.
Karl Lange's record breaking long jump took the crowd's breath away.
If you keep breaking the club rules, you'll get thrown out.
A pick is a long handled tool used for breaking up hard ground surfaces.
Day is breaking.
He has been out of action since breaking his leg a month ago.
We succeeded in breaking the door open after trying for half an hour.
After breaking up with his girlfriend he moped around the house for a whole month.
By the time the party is over, dawn will be breaking.
My sister didn't own up to breaking the lamp, instead she made up some story about aliens coming to Earth with the objective of destroying every piece of yellow furniture.
Until such difficulties are ironed out completely, there is always a chance of fighting breaking out at the slightest provocation.
This means that houses are starting to sink, roads are breaking up and lamp-posts are leaning at crazy angles.
I wonder what's wrong with him. He keeps breaking his word these days.
The developing world and the developed world can prevent a war from breaking out by helping each other.
There are conditions under which breaking a promise or telling a lie are acceptable.

English word "brechen"(breaking) occurs in sets:

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