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adjective [only before noun] American     breakout pronunciation in British English

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    involving great success that makes someone or something very popular

    We haven’t seen a real breakout series from NBC since Friends.

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    suddenly and extremely popular and successful

    the show’s breakout star, Benedict Cumberbatch

    a breakout performance

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