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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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After a strong start the first two weeks of the season, he broke his hand during a collision with an opponent's helmet at Simi Valley, and a team doctor immediately told Wirthlin the hand was broken.
A: There's no good evidence that more order--fewer broken windows, less litter, fewer panhandlers--decreases crime.
PHOTO : broken up and sprues and risers removed (left).
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.
1 -- color) Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick suffered a broken leg two weeks ago, leaving the exciting young star out until at least October.
Prior to Broken Lizard Industries, Leone worked with Director/Writer/Actor Jay Chandrasekhar in the production of both the Warner Brothers' feature film, "The Dukes of Hazzard" and Fox Searchlight's "Club Dread.
On the other hand, you could look to the put side if you think the resistance at 45 can't be broken.
Windows were broken at auto repair shops, restaurants, computer and discount stores, home improvement stores, a bank and a minimart.
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.
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Silverpop undertook a comprehensive update of its 2002 study that documented the frequency and degree to which email marketing messages are received partially or completely broken in recipients' inboxes.