make-or-break

adjective \ ˈmāk-ər-ˈbrāk \

Definition of make-or-break

: allowing no middle ground between success and failure

First Known Use of make-or-break

1919

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make-or-break

Definition of make-or-break for English Language Learners

  • : resulting in either definite success or definite failure


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