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Meaning of word break out from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

break out   verb

Meaning : Start abruptly.

Example : After 1989, peace broke out in the former East Bloc.

Synonyms : erupt

Meaning : Begin suddenly and sometimes violently.

Example : He broke out shouting.

Meaning : Move away or escape suddenly.

Example : The horses broke from the stable.
Three inmates broke jail.
Nobody can break out--this prison is high security.

Synonyms : break, break away

Meaning : Take from stowage in preparation for use.

Meaning : Become raw or open.

Example : He broke out in hives.
My skin breaks out when I eat strawberries.
Such boils tend to recrudesce.

Synonyms : erupt, recrudesce