break short

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Synonyms for break short

interrupt before its natural or planned end

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Brentford v Rotherham 3pm ROTHERHAM'S Joe Newell is desperate to taste the Championship again after cutting his beach break short to start pre-season training early.
Disgusted Marty Myles was due to stay at the holiday park in Prestatyn for five nights but cut his break short after just one day because of the "shocking state of the accommodation", taking his wife and two children, aged four and 20 months, to a nearby hotel.
"It also wrecked my summer holidays because I had to cut my break short and report back to the club after feeling it on a couple of runs.
The Wigan winger has cut his summer break short to try and complete his move to Old Trafford.
"I have got to cut my kids' break short by saying dad is going to play another golf tournament.
He cut his break short in August last year to take control of the force when the then deputy chief constable, Roger Aldridge, was facing allegations that he sexually harassed a colleague.
Venables was due to take a holiday in the Seychelles this weekend, but is expected to cut the break short if the offer of the job is made.
Jim Jefferies's successor claimed that players to taking their wages after displays like that was akin to theft and cut their winter break short to make them pay on the training ground.
A journey that the AA route map thingy advised me was going to take an advert break short of nine hours.
The devoted daughter cut her break short when she heard the devastating news and rushed home to her father's side.
Yesterday, the Home Secretary cut his break short by six days to witness dawn raids on freed foreign prisoners.
Venables was on holiday in the Seychelles at the weekend, but he is expected to cut the break short and attend today's announcement.
"I go in for the team talk and then cut my break short.