Definition of 'broken-down'
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In my broken-down and shattered state I had a flash of certainty. BLOOD IS DIRT (2002)Hyde had left the small launch he had hired from a broken-down marina on the Sacramento River Arm in a tiny inlet. THE LAST RAVEN (2002)She was standing at an angle in the steps by a broken-down old shed. THE DEVIL'S OWN WORK (2002)
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British English: broken down /ˈbrəʊkən daʊn/ ADJECTIVE
A broken down vehicle or machine no longer works because it has something wrong with it.
- American English: broken down
- Arabic: مُعَطَّل
- Brazilian Portuguese: quebrado
- Chinese: 出故障的
- Croatian: pokvaren
- Czech: porouchaný
- Danish: nedbrudt
- Dutch: versleten
- European Spanish: averiado
- Finnish: hajonnut
- French: tombé en panne
- German: kaputt
- Greek: χαλασμένος
- Italian: rotto
- Japanese: 故障した
- Korean: 부서진
- Norwegian: i stykker
- Polish: zepsuty
- European Portuguese: quebrado
- Romanian: stricat
- Russian: поврежденный
- Spanish: averiado
- Swedish: trasig
- Thai: ชำรุด เสียหาย
- Turkish: kırık
- Ukrainian: розбитий
- Vietnamese: hỏng hóc
Definition of broken-down from the Collins English Dictionary
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