1. break off interrupt before its natural or planned end
  2. preachify speak as if delivering a sermon; express moral judgements
  3. break out begin suddenly and sometimes violently
  4. bear off remove from a certain place, environment, or mental or emotional state; transport into a new location or state
  5. breakout an escape from jail
  6. bring off be successful; achieve a goal
  7. break of day the first light of day
  8. block off obstruct access to
  9. breakaway the act of breaking away or withdrawing from
  10. brush-off a curt or disdainful rejection
  11. brush off bar from attention or consideration
  12. break even attain a level at which there is neither gain nor loss, as in business, gambling, or a competitive sport
  13. back off move backwards from a certain position
  14. break-in trespassing for an unlawful purpose
  15. break in intrude on uninvited
  16. break up break or cause to break into pieces
  17. breakage the act of breaking something
  18. bunk off play truant from work or school
  19. rake-off a percentage taken by an operator or gangster
  20. rake off take money from an illegal transaction

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