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|present participle||breaking into|
|past tense||broke into|
|past participle||broken into|
The children saw the sea and broke into a run.
We watched her puzzled face break gently into a smile.
I almost expected him to break into song.
My legs were shaking with exhaustion, but Phil hadn't even broken into a sweat.
This is the British English definition of break into. View American English definition of break into.