Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
He had several broken ribs and a suspected broken leg.
You can’t use the microwave – it’s broken.
He’s mended that broken clock.
Her husband died, and she died soon afterwards of a broken heart.
He referred to his country as the land of broken dreams.
a string of broken promises
a broken line
In broken English she asked them for directions.
She works with children who come from broken homes.
This is the British English definition of broken. View American English definition of broken.