6 Letters
4 Consonants
2 Vowels
2 Syllables
Type Of Speech
You can use broken as a article or as a adjective satellite in a sentence.
Word Information
A 2 syllables article with the letters b, e, k, n, o and r, 4 consonants, 2 vowels and 2 syllables. The starting characters are b, br, bro, brok, broke, and ending characters are n, en, ken, oken, roken, with 6 letters..
Article Examples
physically and forcibly separated into pieces or cracked or split;
or legally or emotionally destroyed;
"a broken mirror";
"a broken tooth";
"a broken leg";
"his neck is broken";
"children from broken homes";
"a broken marriage";
"a broken heart"
(especially of promises or contracts) having been violated or disregarded;
"broken (or unkept) promises";
"broken contracts"
not continuous in space, time, or sequence or varying abruptly;
"broken lines of defense";
"a broken cable transmission";
"broken sleep";
"tear off the stub above the broken line";
"a broken note";
"broken sobs"
Adjective Satellite Examples
lacking a part or parts;
"a broken set of encyclopedia"
"broken clouds";
"broken sunshine"
out of working order (`busted' is an informal substitute for `broken');
"a broken washing machine";
"the coke machine is broken";
"the coke machine is busted"
destroyed financially;
"the broken fortunes of the family"
weakened and infirm;
"broken health resulting from alcoholism"
thrown into a state of disarray or confusion;
"troops fleeing in broken ranks";
"a confused mass of papers on the desk";
"the small disordered room";
"with everything so upset"
imperfectly spoken or written;
"broken English"
subdued or brought low in condition or status;
"brought low";
"a broken man";
"his broken spirit"
topographically very uneven;
"broken terrain";
"rugged ground"
tamed or trained to obey;
"a horse broken to the saddle";
"this old nag is well broken in"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Broken"

There are 457 synonyms available. These are words that have a similar meaning, mean the same thing or have close definition to broken.

Synonym Definition
Abasecause to feel shame
hurt the pride of
"He humiliated his colleague by criticising him in front of the boss"
Abeyanttemporarily inactive
Acned(of complexion) blemished by imperfections of the skin
Admonishedpunished especially by reproof or reprimand
Afflictedmentally or physically unfit
Aggravatedincited, especially deliberately, to anger
"aggravated by passive resistance"
"the provoked animal attacked the child"
Aloofremote in manner
"stood apart with aloof dignity"
"a distant smile"
"he was upstage with strangers"
Alveolatepitted with cell-like cavities (as a honeycomb)
Annoyedaroused to impatience or anger
"made an irritated gesture"
"feeling nettled from the constant teasing"
"peeved about being left out"
"felt really pissed at her snootiness"
"riled no end by his lies"
"roiled by the delay"

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There are 1 words that have the opposite meaning of broken.

Antonym Definition
Unbrokennot broken
whole and intact
in one piece
"fortunately the other lens is unbroken"


There are 1 anagrams from broken.

Anagram Definition
Brokenphysically and forcibly separated into pieces or cracked or split
or legally or emotionally destroyed
"a broken mirror"
"a broken tooth"
"a broken leg"
"his neck is broken"
"children from broken homes"
"a broken marriage"
"a broken heart"

View English words with the unique letters used in broken. Words With The Letters Beknor

Similar Words

There are 14 words that are similar to "Broken".

Similar Word Definition
Breachedforcibly broken through or opened up;
"the enemy poured through the breached line of defense"
Busted(used informally especially of bones) fractured;
"my arm is busted";
"I got my head busted in the fight";
"can''t play with a busted baseball bat"
Chippedhaving a small piece broken off;
"a chipped tooth"
Crackedbroken without being divided into parts but having fissures appear on the surface;
"a cracked mirror"
Crumbledbroken into small fragments;
"crumbled cookies"
Crushedbroken or pounded into small fragments;
used of e.g. ore or stone;
"paved with crushed bluestone";
"ground glass is used as an abrasive"
Dissolvedsundered by divorce or separation or desertion;
"a dissolved marriage"
Fracturedused of a break or crack or tear in bone or cartilage;
"serious injuries such as broken bones and fractured skulls"
Fragmentedbroken into small fragments;
"crumbled cookies"
Groundthe first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface

Similar Words Of Broken

See Also (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Broken"

There are 4 words/phrases you might want to use in relation to broken.

See Also Definition
Damagedespecially of reputation;
"the senator''s seriously damaged reputation";
"a flyblown reputation";
"a tarnished reputation";
"inherited a spotted name"
Imperfecta tense of verbs used in describing action that is on-going
Injuredusually used of physical or mental injury to persons;
"injured soldiers";
"injured feelings"
Unsoundnot sound financially;
"unsound banking practices"

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