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Definition 1: the act of making a sudden noisy break - [noun denoting act]

(rupture is a kind of ...) the act of breaking something

"the breakage was unavoidable"

Definition 2: a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions) - [noun denoting event]

Samples where rupture or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they hoped to avoid a break in relations

Synonyms for rupture in the sense of this definition

(rupture is a kind of ...) coming apart

(... is a kind of rupture ) the formal separation of a church into two churches or the withdrawal of one group over doctrinal differences

Definition 3: state of being torn or burst open - [noun denoting state]

(rupture is a kind of ...) any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.

(... is a kind of rupture ) rupture in smooth muscle tissue through which a bodily structure protrudes

(... is a kind of rupture ) a painful rupture of the fibrocartilage of the disc between spinal vertebrae; occurs most often in the lumbar region

Definition 4: separate or cause to separate abruptly - [verb of contact]

Samples where rupture or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The rope snapped
  • tear the paper

Synonyms for rupture in the sense of this definition

(rupture is a kind of ...) force, take, or pull apart

"He separated the fighting children" "Moses parted the Red Sea"

(... is a kind of rupture ) cut or tear irregularly

(... is a kind of rupture ) tear or be torn violently

"The curtain ripped from top to bottom" "pull the cooked chicken into strips"

(... is a kind of rupture ) tear into shreds

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