breaking away

Definitions of breaking away
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n the act of breaking away or withdrawing from

“a breaking away from family and neighborhood”
Synonyms:
breakaway
Type of:
secession, withdrawal
formal separation from an alliance or federation

n departing hastily

Type of:
departure, going, going away, leaving
the act of departing

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