Meaning of BREAK IN in English


thieves broke in and took her cheque book : COMMIT BURGLARY, break and enter; force one's way in, burst in.

‘I don't want to interfere,’ Mrs Hendry broke in : INTERRUPT, butt in, cut in, interject, interpose, intervene, chime in; Brit. informal chip in.

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