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Break down - Meaning and Definition

 Phrasal Verb

break down

 Definition

something mechanical stops working

 Examples

- My car broke down and I had to push it to the garage.

- My washing machine's broken down so I can't wash my clothes.

 Verb and preposition
 separated?
Can't be separated
 Normal or Slang
Normal
 American / British /
 International
International
 Regular / Irregular
Break is an irregular verb. Its forms are: break, broke, broken