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Definition 1: become separated into pieces or fragments - [verb of change]

Samples where come apart or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The figurine broke
  • The freshly baked loaf fell apart

Synonyms for come apart in the sense of this definition

(come apart is a kind of ...) change in physical make-up

(... is a kind of come apart ) break or cause to break into pieces

"The plate fragmented"

(... is a kind of come apart ) break suddenly and abruptly, as under tension

"The pipe snapped"

(... is a kind of come apart ) come unraveled or undone as if by snagging

"Her nylons were running"

(... is a kind of come apart ) break suddenly into pieces, as from a violent blow

"The window smashed"

(... is a kind of come apart ) break open or apart suddenly and forcefully

"The dam burst"

(... is a kind of come apart ) be pierced or punctured

"The tire punctured"

(... is a kind of come apart ) come open suddenly and violently, as if from internal pressure

"The bubble burst"

(... is a kind of come apart ) become injured, broken, or distorted by pressure

"The plastic bottle crushed against the wall"

(come apart has a similar meaning as ...) destroy the integrity of; usually by force; cause to separate into pieces or fragments

"He broke the glass plate" "She broke the match"

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