How to use Breaking-point in a sentence

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  • Van Halen uses the long, dark introduction to build tension to a near breaking point before they kick into the famous Oh, Pretty Woman riff.

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  • He admired her strength but knew everyone had a breaking point.

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  • Piedmontese finances had been strained to breaking-point to organize an army obviously intended for other than merely defensive purposes.

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  • The tension which had prevailed between the two kingdoms during the last years of Gustavus Vasa reached breaking point on the accession of Gustavus's eldest son Eric XIV.

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  • Having fought the oligarchy of privilege, the monarchy next tried to rally it to its side, and all the springs of the old rgime were strained to the breaking-point.

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  • For most observers, the idea of US involvement in the attacks still strains credulity beyond breaking point.

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  • But going into police cells was necessary in some parts of the country as overcrowded jails reached breaking point.

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  • Brought to breaking point by an almost psychotic woman he is in love with, John makes an unlikely ally for Ben.

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  • The completion of the clubhouse was not without difficulty, that stretched the sinews of the club almost to breaking point at one stage.

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  • The charity Mencap said seven out of 10 families had reached or come close to breaking point due to the stress of round-the-clock care.

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  • Desperate and traumatized women are routinely imprisoned and are being driven to breaking point at Yarlâs Wood.

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  • Ryan's daughter Tatum, did not like the fact that he was in a relationship with Farrah and this disagreement strained their father/daughter relationship to a breaking point.

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  • This can become a breaking point if he carries the green monster too far and his lover can no longer tolerate the constant questions and suspicions.

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  • Permissive parents tend to reach a breaking point at which they may scream or get upset.

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  • Knowledge is power when it comes to finding last minute fares that won't break the bank and push you to your own breaking point.

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  • Sadly, it seems Alex was unsure about his final decision, and his reported attempts to stay in touch with Rehn strained the relationship with Marshall to the breaking point.

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