Meaning of BREAKER in English

BREAKER

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

circuit breaker

wind breaker

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

circuit

Always use a circuit breaker for added safety.

Investigators found faulty wiring leading to the pool and no updated circuit breakers that might have saved her life.

You can, as a matter of course, help to protect yourself from electric shocks by using a circuit breaker .

Zahner attributed that, in part, to the circuit breaker system installed to prevent a repeat of the crash of 1987.

The circuit breakers kicked in at 11: 35 a. m. Monday, closing the markets for 30 minutes.

One hour later, the circuit breakers shut down the markets for the rest of the day.

Even when the installation has been undertaken by an expert, the inclusion of a circuit breaker is a wise precaution.

For added safety, we will fit miniature circuit breakers to provide reliable and easily operated protection when using any electrical equipment.

law

Will he withdraw that word and condemn the retail giant law breakers ?

Now things are getting tougher for the law breakers .

record

Today there's not enough blow, but to be a record breaker you have to be ready.

Experts are now being called out to check this tress vital statistics, and establish it officially as a record breaker .

It accelerated like one of those old twentieth century water-speed record breakers and hurtled over the water!

Now they have dedicated their hangar to high speed and in particular the record breakers that flew from this historic airfield.

Many of the fish are of specimen size, too, with more than a few record breakers .

The 1987 champion berry, a woodpecker, weighed in at 28 drams 4 grains; not a record breaker this time.

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

ball-buster/ball-breaker

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A penny bought three jaw breakers or two sticks of licorice.

Always use a circuit breaker for added safety.

Between them the sea came in from two directions, sending a constantly renewed chevron of breakers toward the beach.

Investigators found faulty wiring leading to the pool and no updated circuit breakers that might have saved her life.

The breakers were as high as the houses, shattering against the sea wall and on to the beach.

The electricity supply industry and others use it to insulate high-voltage circuit breakers and cables.

You can hear the faint roar of the breakers on its empty sandy beaches.

Longman DOCE5 Extras English vocabulary.      Дополнительный английский словарь Longman DOCE5.