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  1. break through, crackverb

    pass through (a barrier)

    "Registrations cracked through the 30,000 mark in the county"

  2. break through, come throughverb


    "The sun broke through the clouds"; "The rescue team broke through the wall in the mine shaft"

  3. erupt, come out, break through, push throughverb

    break out

    "The tooth erupted and had to be extracted"


  1. break throughverb

    To gain popularity.

  2. break throughverb

    to penetrate the defence of the opposition.


  1. Break Through

    Break Through is the third studio album by Japanese rock band B'z. The album sold 41,700 copies in its first week and sold a total of 724,640 copies. Both Break Through and its follow-up, Risky, are considered the band's most synth-heavy albums. "Lady-Go-Round" was the only song released as a single.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of break through in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of break through in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of break through in a Sentence

  1. Taylor Townsend:

    Its been a long road. A lot of haters. A lot of people who werent sure. I mean, Ive heard it for a really long time that I was never going to make it, that I wasnt going to be able to break through or do this or do that, this was a huge, monumental moment. It was a very defining moment for me to realize that I belong here.

  2. Jane Goodall:

    Roots creep under the ground to make a firm foundation. Shoots seems new and small, but to reach the light they can break through brick walls.

  3. Orrin Hatch:

    Frankly, we didn't treat their candidates for these positions, the way they are treating ours, i would like to see us hopefully break through and change that.

  4. Steve Warren:

    This was a methodical and often times grinding movement from the south to the north, it took the friendly forces several weeks to be able to break through.

  5. Jeff Link:

    It's bad timing for those senators, they all need to find a way to break through the noise and communicate from the trial.

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