from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Liable to break or to be broken. See Synonyms at fragile.
  • n. An article that can be broken easily: We put the breakables away before the toddlers arrived.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Able to be broken
  • adj. Fragile
  • n. Something that is (easily) breakable.
  • n. A set of customized hardware that is part of a drum kit. Breakables typically consist of: the drummer's cymbals including high-hats, the snare drum, the kick pedal and the drummer's stool.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Capable of being broken.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Capable of being broken.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an article that is fragile and easily broken
  • adj. capable of being broken or damaged


break +‎ -able (Wiktionary)



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