break in
تلفظ آنلاین

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ˈbreak-in noun [countable]


حرز را شکستن وبزور داخل شدن ، درمیان صحبت کسی دویدن ، رام کردن (اسب)
break-in
[noun]
Synonyms: burglary, breaking and entering, robbery
Related Idioms: break and enter
English Thesaurus: robbery, theft, burglary, break-in, mugging, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

break in phrasal verb (see also break)

1. to enter a building by using force, in order to steal something:
Thieves broke in and stole £10,000 worth of computer equipment.break-in

2. to interrupt someone when they are speaking
break in on
I didn’t want to break in on his telephone conversation.
break in with
Dad would occasionally break in with an amusing comment.

3. break something ↔ in to make new shoes or boots less stiff and more comfortable by wearing them:
I went for a walk to break in my new boots.

4. break somebody in to help a person get used to a certain way of behaving or working:
She’s quite new to the job, so we’re still breaking her in.

5. break something ↔ in to teach a young horse to carry people on its back:
We break the horses in when they’re about two years old.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

ˈbreak-in noun [countable]
an act of entering a building illegally and by force, especially in order to steal things:
Since the break-in we’ve had all our locks changed.
break in at break1

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

break in
noun
ADJ. attempted | factory, house, etc. BREAK-IN + NOUN happen, take place
PREP. ~ at a break-in at the factory

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

break in
break in (something)
to make something comfortable by using it.
They're great shoes because I've already broken them in.

1.
to interrupt.
During the day they break in about every half hour to give the latest news.

2.
to enter illegally.
While she was out somebody broke in and stole everything she had.

[TahlilGaran] English Idioms Dictionary

break in something
break in (something)
to make something comfortable by using it.
They're great shoes because I've already broken them in.

1.
to interrupt.
During the day they break in about every half hour to give the latest news.

2.
to enter illegally.
While she was out somebody broke in and stole everything she had.

[TahlilGaran] English Idioms Dictionary

break in
break in (someone or something)
to train someone to do a job, to make something the right size or feel comfortable by wearing or using it
It took me a long time to break in my new shoes.

[TahlilGaran] English Idioms Dictionary

break in something
break in (someone or something)
to train someone to do a job, to make something the right size or feel comfortable by wearing or using it
It took me a long time to break in my new shoes.

[TahlilGaran] English Idioms Dictionary

break in
v. (stress on "in")
1a. To break from outside.
The firemen broke in the door of the burning house.
1b. To enter by force or unlawfully.
Thieves broke in while the family was away.
2. To enter suddenly or interrupt.
A stranger broke in on the meeting without knocking.
The secretary broke in to say that a telegram had arrived.
Compare: CUT IN2.
3. To make a start in a line of work or with a company or association; begin a new job.
He broke in as a baseball player with a minor league.
4. To teach the skills of a new job or activity to.
An assistant foreman broke in the new man as a machine operator.
5. To lessen the stiffness or newness of by use.
He broke in a new pair of shoes.
Breaking in a new car requires careful driving at moderate speeds.

[TahlilGaran] English Idioms Dictionary

break in
n. (stress on "break") A robbery; a burglary.
We lost our jewelry during a break-in.

[TahlilGaran] English Idioms Dictionary


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