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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theybreak for
he/she/itbreaks for
present participlebreaking for
past tensebroke for
past participlebroken for

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  1. break for something to go somewhere quickly, especially in order to escape

    We're assuming they'll break for the border.

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