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Synonyms for broken

Synonyms for broken

physically and forcibly separated into pieces or cracked or split

not continuous in space, time, or sequence or varying abruptly

subdued or brought low in condition or status

(especially of promises or contracts) having been violated or disregarded

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tamed or trained to obey

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topographically very uneven

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imperfectly spoken or written

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thrown into a state of disarray or confusion

weakened and infirm

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destroyed financially

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out of working order ('busted' is an informal substitute for 'broken')

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discontinuous

lacking a part or parts

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We tried to pop it back but it turned out the hip was broken.
Q: Given New York's indisputable crime drop, what's behind your contention that broken windows policing is ineffective?
PHOTO : castings work their way through shakeout, the sand mold is broken up and falls through the
Yet the newly collected sediments indicate Broken Ridge was sinking immediately prior to breaking from the rest of the plateau, which means active rifting did not cause the split, says Leg 121 co-chief investigator Jeffrey Weissel of Columbia University's Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory in Palisades, N.
A deputy pulled up in front of the house as the man was opening the broken window.
Windows were broken at auto repair shops, restaurants, computer and discount stores, home improvement stores, a bank and a minimart.
Leone most recently served as the Development Executive at Broken Lizard Industries, where she evaluated all submitted material and media.
Photo: (color) Dave McCoy's love of extreme sports has resulted so far in a broken leg (wakeboarding) and broken arm (snowboarding), relegating a 28-stitch soccer mishap to his minor-injury list.
On the other hand, you could look to the put side if you think the resistance at 45 can't be broken.
The woman, who spent four days in the hospital recovering from injuries that included three broken ribs, a punctured lung and four broken fingers, was robbed about 12:30 p.
Windows at the American compound were broken, and at least four cars belonging to staff members were smashed.
NEW YORK -- From AMC comes the network's first ever original movie event, the adventure drama BROKEN TRAIL, executive produced by and starring Academy Award(R) winner Robert Duvall (Tender Mercies).
More bad breaks: Kris Draper of the Red Wings had his jaw broken by Claude Lemieux in the 1996 Western Conference finals, but the gritty winger still knows how to use his jaws.