Definition of rupture
OTHER WORDS FOR rupture
Origin of rupture
OTHER WORDS FROM rupture
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH rupturerapture, rupture
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How to use rupture in a sentence
He said crews were not sure what caused the main to rupture.
A widely known concept in studying family interactions, “rupture and repair,” describes the importance of the repair process after a negative interaction.
When we feel shame, we are unable to engage in the “repair” step, which only leaves the rupture.
The conversion of public subsidy into private profit feels like a rupture in the system—one that would be fixed, perhaps, if states controlled the fruits of their funding more.In the push for new vaccines, taxpayers keep paying and paying|Samanth Subramanian|May 12, 2021|Quartz
Philip’s reported insistence on leaving his own mark may have led to a post-coronation rupture in their relationship.
Over the next eight years, the rupture would fissure across every state and territory in the Union.The GOP’s Last Identity Crisis Remade U.S. Politics|Michael Wolraich|July 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A fragile and divided Lebanon risks rupture over the civil war raging next door in Syria.PLO Official: Al-Qaeda To Target Lebanese Christians|Jamie Dettmer|February 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Are we living through a parallel period – an end of an era before a rupture?The Final Shoot: How an English Country Novel Set in 1913 Explains 2013|Ilana Bet-El|November 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The second section, Rupture, represents the state between death and rebirth.
The exhibition is divided into three sections: origin, rupture, and rebirth.
Between South and North, the probabilities of a serious, and no very distant rupture, are strong and manifest.
One of these is the liability to inguinal hernia, or rupture, which leads to much suffering and frequent death in man.Man And His Ancestor|Charles Morris
It is remarkable that this was not against the composers wishes, even if he did nothing actually to cause the rupture.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
An address founded on these resolutions was voted; many thought that a violent rupture was inevitable.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
She was bound to him by bonds so intimately and secretly interwoven that to rupture any one of them would kill her.The Creators|May Sinclair
British Dictionary definitions for rupture
- the breaking or tearing of a bodily structure or part
- another word for hernia