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broken

bro·ken

broken

pronunciation:
bro kihn
parts of speech:
adjective, verb
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: smashed into pieces or no longer usable.
broken glassa broken toy
 
antonyms:
entire, intact, operational, working
similar words:
on the blink, out of commission
definition 2: cracked or fractured.
a broken leg
antonyms:
entire, intact
definition 3: breached or violated.
a broken promise
antonyms:
intact, kept, unbroken
definition 4: in low vitality; weakened; exhausted.
broken health
definition 5: tamed into submission.
a broken horse
antonyms:
unbroken
similar words:
tame
definition 6: imperfectly spoken.
broken French
antonyms:
perfect
definition 7: devastated by sorrow.
a broken heart
definition 8: fragmented.
a broken family
antonyms:
intact, unbroken
 
part of speech: verb
definition: past participle of break.
derivations: brokenly (adv.), brokenness (n.)