Translation: from spanish

broke up

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  • broke — [brəʊk ǁ broʊk] adjective informal 1. having no money at all or very little money: • By 1933 his career was over and he was broke. 2. flat broke , stony broke completely without money; = PENNILESS …   Financial and business terms

  • Broke — may refer to:* To being currently (but not necessarily permanently) out of money * The expression stone broke refers to a craftsman s stone bench being broken if he failed to pay his debts. (Robert L. Shook, The Book of Why , 1983) * Broke, New… …   Wikipedia

  • Broke — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda «Broke» Sencillo de Modest Mouse del álbum Building Something Out Of Nothing Publicación 26 de marzo, 1997 Formato CD …   Wikipedia Español

  • Broke — Broke, v. i. [See {Broker}, and cf. {Brook}.] 1. To transact business for another. [R.] Brome. [1913 Webster] 2. To act as procurer in love matters; to pimp. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] We do want a certain necessary woman to broke between them, Cupid… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • broke — past of break Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. broke …   Law dictionary

  • Broke — (br[=o]k), imp. & p. p. of {Break}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Broke — Broke,   Brooke [brʊk ], Arthur, englischer Übersetzer und Schriftsteller; ✝ 1563 (Schiffsunglück im Kanal); Verfasser der Versübersetzung »The tragicall historye of Romeus and Julieit« (1562) nach Bellefôrests »Histoire tragique« (zurückgehend… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • broke — past of BREAK …   Medical dictionary

  • broke — past tense and obsolete pp. of break (variant of broken); extension to insolvent is first recorded 1716 (broken, in this sense, is attested from 1590s). By coincidence, O.E. cognate broc meant, in addition to that which breaks, affliction,… …   Etymology dictionary

  • broke — broke1 [brəuk US brouk] the past tense of ↑break broke 2 broke2 adj [not before noun] [Date: 1700 1800; Origin: An old past participle of break] 1.) having no money ▪ I m fed up with being broke all the time. flat/stony broke (=completely broke)… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • broke — broke1 [ brouk ] adjective be broke INFORMAL to have no money: Can you lend me $5? I m completely broke. go broke INFORMAL to no longer have any money and be unable to pay what you owe. Go bankrupt is a less informal expression: The company went… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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