break apart

Definitions of break apart
1

v take apart into its constituent pieces

Synonyms:
break up, disassemble, dismantle, take apart
Antonyms:
assemble, piece, put together, set up, tack, tack together
create by putting components or members together
Type of:
destroy, destruct
do away with, cause the destruction or undoing of

v break up or separate

“Yugoslavia broke apart after 1989”
Synonyms:
disunify
Antonyms:
merge, unify, unite
become one
Type of:
break, break up, part, separate, split, split up
discontinue an association or relation; go different ways

v break violently or noisily; smash;

Synonyms:
break up, crash
crash
cause to crash
Type of:
disintegrate
break into parts or components or lose cohesion or unity

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