French translation of 'break off'
1. [speaker] s’interrompre
2. [branch] se casser
The branch broke off when she sat on it. La branche s’est cassée quand elle s’est assise dessus.
separable transitive verbbreak
1. [talks, engagement] rompre
to break it off with sb rompre avec qn
2. [piece, part] casser
He broke off a piece of chocolate. Il a cassé un bout de chocolat.
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Example Sentences Including 'break off'
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Beddington had heard about last night, and he was calling to break off the engagement!LADY BE GOOD (1999)
`Will Dinkie break off the engagement straight away or will she wait until she has her claws into Robert Welbeck?ABSOLUTE TRUTHS
Good for us because he will write what he sees -- but he will try to break off the arranged route.COVER STORY
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Translation of break off from the Collins English to French Dictionary