Results for rupture

Definitions of rupture:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To suffer a breach.

part of speech: noun

The act of breaking or bursting: the state of being broken: a breach of the peace: ( med.) the protrusion of any of the viscera.

part of speech: verb

To part by violence; to burst; to suffer a breach or disruption.

part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

To burst or break violently apart; to affect with hernia.

part of speech: verb transitive

To break or burst: to part by violence.

part of speech: noun

State of being broken or violently parted; a fracture; a breach; open hostility; a tumour caused by the protrusion of a part of the bowels; hernia.

part of speech: noun

The act of bursting or breaking; the state of being broken or violently burst apart; breach or interruption of friendly relations; hernia, or a coming out of a part of the intestines through the inner wall of the abdomen.

Usage examples for rupture:

alphabet filter

Word of the day


Pert. to midwifery. ...

Popular definitions