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Definition of the verb break silence

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verb

  1. To breach a norm against communication or against communicating a specific type of information.

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Google previewWebster's Unabridged Dictionary 1913 (2017)

111.716 definitions & 1.55 mill cross-references by Noah Webster

To interrupt; to destroy the continuity of; to dissolve or terminate; as, to break silence; to break one's sleep; to break one's journey. 6 v. t. To destroy the completeness of; to remove a part from; as, to break a set. 7 v. t. To destroy the arrangement of; to throw into disorder; to pierce; as, the cavalry were not able to break the British squares. 8 v. t. To shatter to pieces; to reduce to fragments. 9 v. t. To exchange for other money or currency of smaller denomination; as, to break a five ...

Google previewWebster's Dictionary & World English Bible (2018)

Rainbow Missions by TruthBeTold Ministry, Noah Webster

To interrupt; to destroy the continuity of; to dissolve or terminate; as, to break silence; to break one's sleep; to break one's journey. (verb transitive) 6 To destroy the completeness of; to remove a part from; as, to break a set.

Google previewA Compleat English Dictionary Oder Vollständig Englisch-Deutsches Wörterbuch, Anfänglich Von --- Hrsg. U. Verb. Von Anton Ernst Klausing. Etc. 4. Aufl (1771)

To break silence, commencer ä parler, anfangen zu toden To break a jest, railer, scherzen. Tobreak open, enfoncer, percer, aufbrechen. To break loole, detacher, losbrechen, losreissen. To break forth, sourdre, hervorbrechen, herausquellen. To break off, rompre, brifer, abbrechen, zerstöhren. To break out, crever, f'ouvrir, herausbrechen, sich öfnen. To break out into tears, deéonderen Jarmes, häufige Thränen vergießen. To break - in, se jetter dedanx avec impetuo/té, hinein oder ...

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