What is break away?

  • (verb): Withdraw from an organization or communion.
    Synonyms: secede, splinter
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on break, break away:

Alfred Pease (musician)
... His earliest song (1864) "Break, break break" was one of the most popular tunes of the time, performed throughout the United States and Europe by some of the ...
Breakaway - Music - Songs
... Break Away" (Art Garfunkel song), also recorded by its writers, Gallagher and Lyle "Break Away" (The Beach Boys song) "Breakaway" (Donna Summer song) "Breaka ...
Katun (roller Coaster) - Ride Experience
... a large upwards helix to the right, and onto the mid-course break run ... The train then dives off the mid-course break run and into a corkscrew, which leads into a tunnel ... and a low to the ground helix before slowing to a halt on the final break run ...
Break - Other
... Bone fracture, a medical condition in which there is a break in the continuity of the bone Prison escape ...
Tax Break
... Tax break is a term referring to any item which reduces tax, including any tax exemption, tax deduction, or tax credit ... Tax break is also a pejorative term used in the United States to refer to purportedly favorable tax treatment of any class of persons, as in "individuals get a tax break for so and so" ...

More definitions of "break away":

  • (verb): Interrupt a continued activity.
    Synonyms: break

Famous quotes containing the word break:

    We saw Thee in Thy balmy nest,
    Young Dawn of our Eternal Day!
    We saw Thine eyes break from the East
    And chase the trembling shades away.
    We saw Thee and we blest the sight,
    We saw Thee by Thine own sweet light.
    Richard Crashaw (1613?–1649)

    You will break the lie of men’s thoughts,
    and cherish and shelter us.
    Hilda Doolittle (1886–1961)