Breakup - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- coming apart (syn: detachment, separation)
Money problems often lead to marital breakups.
She's just gone through a bad breakup with her boyfriend.
He began drinking heavily following the breakup of his marriage.
a couple heading for marital breakup
What caused the breakup of the Roman Empire?
the breakup of an asteroid as it hits the Earth's atmosphere
The breakup of the cold weather soon followed.
...she regards anyone who would cause the breakup of a family as a malefactor of the worst sort...