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breach

  

      n  
1    a crack, break, or rupture  
2    a breaking, infringement, or violation of a promise, obligation, etc  
3    any severance or separation  
there was a breach between the two factions of the party     
4    the act of a whale in breaking clear of the water  
5    the breaking of sea waves on a shore or rock  
6       an obsolete word for       wound   1  
      vb  
7    tr   to break through or make an opening, hole, or incursion in  
8    tr   to break a promise, law, etc  
9    intr   (of a whale) to break clear of the water  
     (Old English bræc; influenced by Old French brèche, from Old High German brecha, from brechan to break)  


breach of promise  
      n     (Law)   (formerly) failure to carry out one's promise to marry  
breach of the peace  
      n     (Law)   an offence against public order causing an unnecessary disturbance of the peace  
breach of trust  
      n     (Law)   a violation of duty by a trustee or any other person in a fiduciary  
position  
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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
exp.
be consumed by an emotion; experience an intense feeling
be beside oneself with joy/ grief/ anger etc.
exp.
do something which puts you in a very difficult situation and limits the way that you can act
v.
utter a soliloquy ; talk to oneself
exp.
have a great time; enjoy oneself
exp.
to be unable to think for oneself
used in a condescending way
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