Origin of breakout
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How to use breakout in a sentence
Her on-air bits on Meyers’s show became such a breakout hit that Peacock, the parent company’s new streaming site, offered Ruffin her own weekly gig on Friday nights — “The Amber Ruffin Show,” which premiered last fall to critical acclaim.
Philly was one of the league’s best breakout stories last year, rebounding from a weak 2019 campaign to make the second round of the playoffs for the first time in eight years.Which Of The NHL’s Best Teams So Far Are For Real?|Neil Paine (email@example.com)|February 5, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
Moveable walls also enable the room sizes to be altered or a breakout room to be created only when needed.How businesses are looking to replicate home-like atmosphere in future office layouts|Jessica Davies|February 4, 2021|Digiday
Stocks that can generate ample amounts of enthusiasm online, whether inspiring loyalty or just lulz, will, as a rule, be breakouts.
Widespread plastics like polyethylene terephthalate, or PET, and polyethylene are so cheap to make that any breakout polymer would have a tough time entering the market, Beckman says.Chemists are reimagining recycling to keep plastics out of landfills|Maria Temming|January 27, 2021|Science News
He was the breakout star, and was spectacular, and really took the focus that first year.Bill Murray’s Words of Wisdom: On Comedy, the Greatness of In-N-Out, and Searching For Great Love|Marlow Stern|October 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I'm not that guy from (his breakout 1998 film) Out of Sight.
And Wallace is likely to be the breakout star of this season.Rosie Returns to 'The View': A Bold, Intelligent, and Sometimes Boring Premiere|Kevin Fallon|September 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jeremy Lin exploded onto the stage as the breakout star of one in a long line of mediocre New York Knicks seasons in 2011-12.Ellen Anaconda, Mike Tyson TV Battle, and More Viral Videos|Jack Holmes|September 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Of course, times have changed since 2002, when rock was on top of the world and Interpol was its hottest breakout band.Interpol on the Arrogance of Believing Their Own Myth and Life After Carlos D.|Melissa Leon|September 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There was no answer from the ground when breakout came and Calhoun drove the Med Ship to a favorable position for a call.
His young students took command in four-hour watches, with at least one breakout from overdrive in each watch.
There was no answer from the ground when breakout came and Calhoun drove the Med Ship to a favourable position for a call.This World Is Taboo|Murray Leinster
It was a very good breakout; too good to be anything but luck.The Hate Disease|William Fitzgerald Jenkins
By dint of energetic prayer she began to amend, but she had one more very bad breakout.The Devil in Britain and America|John Ashton
British Dictionary definitions for breakout
- a great success, esp following relatively disappointing performance
- (as modifier)a breakout year
Other Idioms and Phrases with breakout
Develop suddenly and forcefully. For example, A fire broke out last night, or He broke out in a sweat. [a.d. 1000]
Be affected with a skin eruption, such as a rash or boils, as in A teenager's face often breaks out in pimples. [c. 1300]
Prepare something for consumption, action, or use, as in Let's break out the champagne, or It's such a fine day—let's break out the fishing rods. [Early 1800s]
break out of. Force out by breaking; also, escape from confinement. For example, The hurricane broke the glass out of all the windows, or He broke out of prison but was soon apprehended. [Early 1600s]
Isolate a portion of a body of data, as in Please break out the sales figures from the quarterly report. [Mid-1900s]