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1 breakout /ˈbreɪkˌaʊt/ noun
plural breakouts
1 breakout
/ˈbreɪkˌaʊt/
noun
plural breakouts
Learner's definition of BREAKOUT
[count]
: an escape from a prison, jail, etc. used especially to describe an escape by a group of prisoners
see also break out at 1break
2 breakout /ˈbreɪkˌaʊt/ adjective
2 breakout
/ˈbreɪkˌaʊt/
adjective
Learner's definition of BREAKOUT
always used before a noun US
: having, causing, or marked by sudden and great success that comes usually after a time without much success
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