Definition of break away from
- He broke away from his captors and escaped.
- young people breaking away from traditional values
- a faction that has broken away from the main political party
: to separate into parts with suddenness or violence
: to cause (a bone) to separate into two or more pieces : fracture
to fracture a bone of (a bodily part)
: on the way : along
: from this or that place
: in a secure place or manner
: absent from a place : gone
: distant in space or time
: played on an opponent's grounds
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