Definitions For Breaking


  • The act of breaking something
  • A crack, hole, etc., that is caused by damage, injury, or pressure
  • An opening or space insomething : an opening that makes it possible for someone or something to enter or pass through something
  • Something that causes a change or interruption


  • To separate (something) into parts or pieces often in a sudden and forceful or violent way
  • To cause (a bone) to separate into two or more pieces
  • To open suddenly especially because of pressure from inside

Is Breaking a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Breaking is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Breaking in a Sentence

  • She broke the cup when she dropped it on the floor.
  • Break the chocolate bar into pieces so that everyone can have some.
  • It is easiest to break a chain at its weakest link.
  • The tank is reinforced to prevent breaks and leaks.
  • There was a break in the hedge.
  • We waited for a break in the traffic.

Synonyms for Breaking

Antonyms for Breaking

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