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break bread

Definition of break bread

  1. :  to have a meal together <He received an invitation to break bread with the president.>



Word by Word Definitions

breakplay
  1. :  to separate into parts with suddenness or violence

    :  fracture

    :  rupture

  1. :  an act or action of breaking

    :  the opening shot in a game of pool or billiards

    :  a condition produced by or as if by breaking :  gap

breadplay
  1. :  a usually baked and leavened food made of a mixture whose basic constituent is flour or meal

    :  food, sustenance

    :  livelihood

  1. :  to cover with bread crumbs


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