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WordReference English- Portuguese Dictionary © 2017:
breakaway adj adjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (separatist, dissident) separatista, dissidente adj
South Ossetia is a breakaway republic of Georgia.
A Ossétia do Sul é uma região separatista da Geórgia.
breakaway n noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (split, separation) ruptura, separação sf
Luke's parents were very upset by his breakaway from the family business. WordReference English- Portuguese Dictionary © 2017:
break away vi phrasal phrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (become separate) separar-se vp : Single-word form is used when the term is a noun Nota
Two of the members of the band broke away to form a band of their own.
break away from [sth] vi phrasal + prep (detach, fall off) separar-se vp
break away from [sth/sb] vi phrasal + prep figurative (separate: from group) separar-se vp WordReference English- Portuguese Dictionary © 2017:
Formas compostas: breakaway | break away
breakaway group n noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (politics: faction) ( política) facção dissidente sf + adj
grupo dissidente sm + adj
The Trotskyites were a breakaway group from mainstream Socialism.
Os Trotskistas eram uma facção dissidente do Socialismo corrente.
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