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Synonyms for breakdownˈbreɪkˌdaʊn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dislocation, breakdown(noun)

    the act of disrupting an established order so it fails to continue

    Synonyms:
    breakdown, partitioning, dislocation, disruption, equipment failure, crack-up

  2. breakdown, crack-up(noun)

    a mental or physical breakdown

    Synonyms:
    breakdown, partitioning, dislocation, equipment failure, crack-up

  3. breakdown, equipment failure(noun)

    a cessation of normal operation

    Synonyms:
    breakdown, partitioning, dislocation, equipment failure, crack-up

  4. breakdown, partitioning(noun)

    an analysis into mutually exclusive categories

    Synonyms:
    sectionalisation, equipment failure, breakdown, crack-up, partitioning, dislocation, division, partition, sectionalization, segmentation

Wiktionary

  1. breakdown(noun)

    Synonyms:
    degradation

  2. breakdown(noun)

    A failure, particularly mechanical; something that has failed

    Synonyms:
    degradation

  3. breakdown(noun)

    A physical collapse or lapse of mental stability

    Synonyms:
    degradation

  4. breakdown(noun)

    Listing, division or categorization in great detail

    Synonyms:
    degradation

  5. breakdown(noun)

    Breaking of chemical bonds within a compound to produce simpler compounds or elements.

    Synonyms:
    degradation

  6. breakdown(noun)

    A musical technique, by where the music is stripped down, becoming simpler, and can vary in heaviness depending on the genre

    Synonyms:
    degradation

  7. breakdown(noun)

    A loss of organization (of the parts of a system)

    Synonyms:
    degradation


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  • повреда, колапс, счупване, разчленяване, разкъсване, анализ, аварияBulgarian
  • Nervenzusammenbruch, Aufschlüsselung, Betriebsstörung, PanneGerman
  • κατάρρευση, κλονισμός, ανάλυση, βλάβη, διαίρεση, ταξινόμησηGreek
  • avería, panne, desglose, descompostura, ataque de nervios, colapso nervioso, panaSpanish
  • breikki, vika, romahdus, hajottaminen, rikkoutuminen, erittely, hajoaminen, rikkoontuminen, murtuminenFinnish
  • panne, dégradation, crise de nerfs, détailFrench
  • avariaItalian
  • 故障Japanese
  • uitsplitsing, instorting, openbreking, mankement, ineenstorting, inzakking, opdeling, opsplitsing, afbraak, panne, stilstand, zenuwinstorting, defectDutch
  • avaria, colapsoPortuguese
  • поломка, аварияRussian
  • porucha, haváriaSlovak
  • nedbrytning, sammanbrottSwedish

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