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Synonyms for break away

Synonyms for (verb) break away

Synonyms: break away, break off, come off, chip, chip off Definition: break off (a piece from a whole) Usage: Her tooth chipped

Similar words: divide, separate, part Definition: come apart Usage: The two pieces that we had glued separated

Synonyms: break, break away, break out Definition: move away or escape suddenly Usage: The horses broke from the stable; Three inmates broke jail; Nobody can break out--this prison is high security

Similar words: escape, break loose, get away Definition: run away from confinement Usage: The convicted murderer escaped from a high security prison

Synonyms: head for the hills, hightail it, escape, fly the coop, lam, break away, bunk, run, run away, scarper, scat, take to the woods, turn tail Definition: flee; take to one's heels; cut and run Usage: If you see this man, run!; The burglars escaped before the police showed up

Similar words: leave, go away, go forth Definition: go away from a place Usage: At what time does your train leave?; She didn't leave until midnight; The ship leaves at midnight

Synonyms: break away, secede, splinter Definition: withdraw from an organization or communion Usage: After the break up of the Soviet Union, many republics broke away

Similar words: part, separate, split, split up, break, break up Definition: discontinue an association or relation; go different ways Usage: The business partners broke over a tax question; The couple separated after 25 years of marriage; My friend and I split up

Synonyms: break, break away Definition: interrupt a continued activity Usage: She had broken with the traditional patterns

Similar words: part, separate, split, split up, break, break up Definition: discontinue an association or relation; go different ways Usage: The business partners broke over a tax question; The couple separated after 25 years of marriage; My friend and I split up