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Sinônimos de broken

(adjectivo) 
Definition
interrupted
nights of broken sleep
Sinônimos
interrupted
A toe injury caused her six weeks of interrupted training.
, ,
incomplete
Some offices had incomplete information on spending.
, , ,
intermittent
After three hours of intermittent rain, the game was abandoned.
,
fragmentary
The extant volume is fragmentary.
,
spasmodic
My husband's work was so spasmodic.
,
discontinuous
the discontinuous nature of the country's economic development
(adjectivo) 
the traumas of a broken marriage
Sinônimos
failed
, ,
wrecked
,
unsuccessful
a second unsuccessful operation on his knee
,
abortive
an abortive attempt to prevent him from taking office
,
ending in divorce
(adjectivo) 
Definition
(of the speech of a foreigner) imperfectly spoken
Eric could only respond in broken English.
Sinônimos
,
halting
The officer replied in halting German.
,
hesitating
,
stammering
,
(adjectivo) 
Definition
fractured, smashed, or splintered
Damp air came through the broken window.
Sinônimos
smashed
,
destroyed
,
burst
a burst tyre
, ,
fragmented
,
fractured
,
demolished
,
severed
,
ruptured
, , ,
shivered
(adjectivo) 
Definition
not functioning
a broken guitar and a rusty snare drum
Sinônimos
defective
Retailers can return defective merchandise.
,
not working
, ,
imperfect
We live in an imperfect world.
,
out of order
The espresso machine is out of order.
,
not functioning
,
on the blink (slang)
an old TV that's on the blink
,
on its last legs
,
kaput (informal)
Her film career was kaput.
(adjectivo) 
Definition
(of a promise or contract) violated
History is made up of broken promises.
Sinônimos
violated
, ,
ignored
,
disregarded
,
not kept
,
infringed
,
retracted
,
disobeyed
,
dishonoured
,
transgressed
,
traduced
(adjectivo) 
Definition
exhausted or weakened, as through ill-health or misfortune
He looked a broken man.
Sinônimos
defeated
He'll be disinclined to treat a defeated enemy with leniency.
,
beaten
They had looked a beaten side with just seven minutes left.
,
crushed
,
humbled
,
tamed
, , ,
overpowered
,
vanquished
,
demoralized
the legitimate grievances of a demoralized workforce
,
browbeaten
(adjectivo) 
Definition
fractured, smashed, or splintered
He escaped with a broken leg.
Sinônimos
fractured
,
cracked
a cracked mirror
,
splintered
(adjectivo) 
The broken skin became infected.
Sinônimos
,
wounded
,
pierced
,
punctured
,
perforated
,
ruptured
10 (adjectivo) 
the rough broken ground in front of the flats
Sinônimos
uneven
He staggered on the uneven surface of the car park.
,
rough
She made her way across the rough ground.
,
bumpy
bumpy cobbled streets
, ,
not flat
,
not level
,
not smooth
,
pitty

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of abortive
Definition
failing to achieve its purpose
an abortive attempt to prevent him from taking office
in the sense of beaten
They had looked a beaten side with just seven minutes left.
Sinônimos
overwhelmed,
cowed,
thwarted,
trounced,
vanquished,
in the sense of bumpy
bumpy cobbled streets
Sinônimos
potholed,
knobby

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Life on the edge
The desire to push the boundaries has been a motivator in many a daring expedition, testing the human spirit and physical abilities to the utmost. Indulge your adventurous spirit by exploring some associated ‘extreme’ vocabulary. Will you have the survival skills to master our quiz?
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