Definition of 'breaker'
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He checked the power cable - intact as far as he could see, then traced it back to the circuit breaker. CORMORANT (2002)`Hans - switch on the VHF circuit breaker and switch off breaker number fourteen. CORMORANT (2002)He came up beyond the breaker, and there she was, her golden hair streaming, thrashing away out to sea, her arms flailing. SEIZE THE RECKLESS WIND (2002)
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Used Occasionally. breaker is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'breaker'
British English: breaker NOUN
Breakers are big sea waves, especially at the point when they just reach the shore.
Definition of breaker from the Collins English Dictionary
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