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broke

broke Sentence Examples

  • All the same, he was the one who broke the embrace.

  • They were having so much fun that even Alondra broke down and joined them.

  • Blindfolded, they knocked it around for a while until it broke, spilling candy all over the floor.

  • That sounds like her fever finally broke.

  • She gently broke the embrace and stepped away, smiling up at him in an inviting way.

  • A voice broke into their lovemaking.

  • For a moment his warm lips felt reassuring, and then reality broke the spell.

  • She broke the tense silence.

  • He broke through the brush and stared down at her, his expression a mixture of concern and confusion.

  • A timid voice broke into their lovemaking.

  • Her voice broke and she stopped, wiping her eyes.

  • To her surprise, he was the one who broke away.

  • From the time they broke up, she knew it could come to this if he were left to his own devices.

  • When he finally broke away, the words escaped her mouth.

  • Finally she broke the silence.

  • Tell me, Yancey, her voice broke with emotion.

  • Yet it was Spencer who broke the silence first.

  • "But he isn't," Connie broke in.

  • Finally Mrs. Marsh broke the silence.

  • So that was how he broke his nose.

  • I let our stupid house rules stand between us for a long time, but I was the one who finally broke them.

  • Only we really never broke the rules.

  • Her voice broke and a tear slid down her face.

  • The men guffawed until Davis's voice broke in, low and steady.

  • I caught one today, but he got away when his tail broke off.

  • "Bordeaux," Fritz broke the silence, placing his empty plate on the ground.

  • Pete broke the stunned silence.

  • She broke his grip and stepped back.

  • Dad's old truck had been sitting at Mary's since it broke down.

  • A wave of warmth rushed up her neck and broke over her cheeks.

  • If she went back to the diner she would be lonely and broke.

  • "You're almost as broke as Ben," he told Howie.

  • Martha broke the pause.

  • True to my assignment, I recorded movements and time until Quinn's voice from below broke the silence.

  • He rubbed his eyes and a smile broke across his face.

  • Across the lake, the beginning glow of from the late summer sun broke through the low clouds, signaling an end to the rain.

  • I broke his arm before he could toss the match.

  • Howie broke out in a sweat when he thought about actually witnessing a killing.

  • If I flushed hundred dollar bills down the toilet, the city of Cleveland would run out of water before I went broke.

  • Once Howie was under, he broke a record for duration; one hour and eighteen minutes.

  • She broke down and called a lawyer.

  • I said, but he broke in in mid-sentence.

  • Someone broke into her place for god's sake!

  • Someone broke into this house of one of my targets and some sort of mayhem followed.

  • This Bryce guy was probably the one who got a hold of the contest letter from Julie and broke into her apartment.

  • I broke the speed limit wasting no time getting there.

  • They'd like to search the LeBlanc's place on the off chance our boy broke in there too and maybe got careless.

  • While the hum of the machines broke up the silence of the room, I was making zero progress.

  • It was late day-three by our calculations when we broke through.

  • I broke all the rules.

  • "You broke two divine codes!" he shouted.

  • Dusty didn't say what they both knew, that Darian's attempt to save the world broke something they didn't know how to fix.

  • The rain fell harder, and Jule broke into a trot.

  • I broke something, I think.

  • He broke the barrier between them and touched her face.

  • This time, she broke the space between them.

  • Her father's voice broke her concentration.

  • As dawn broke, they reached the turn off to the safe house.

  • His heavy words broke her heart, but she respected his request and returned to Damian's side.

  • Since he was the one she wanted to learn to outsmart, in case things broke bad, she doubted he'd teach her anything.

  • Figured you had to make a deal that broke bad for you.

  • She was the last to lose hope, and it was being forced to see how out of place she was in Gabriel's equation that finally broke her resolve.

  • In an effort at normalcy, she broke the quiet as Martha dallied over the meal.

  • Then, with her head bowed, taking small spoonfuls, she asked, If I did something really bad—if I broke a really important rule, what would you do?

  • Fred O'Connor returned, a bag of treasures in his hand, just as the slide show broke up.

  • I guess we was poor, but we were too broke to know it and having too much fun finding ways not to be.

  • I want you to run only if you want to—not because we're nearly broke.

  • As if on cue, the sound of a vehicle starting broke the silence.

  • Finally, Fred broke the silence.

  • He'd reached to the main Jeep road from the faint trail to the Lucky Pup when a sound broke the stillness of dusk.

  • That supports the suspicion that Billy and some of his friends were the ones who broke into the mine and first discovered the bones.

  • It was Fred who broke the silence—with a mighty leap.

  • A scream—not the blood-curdling variety, more a high-pitched screech—from upstairs broke his reverie.

  • And while he isn't sure exactly where it was staged, there's a possibility he might have been in the same theatrical company that played Ouray, went broke and left their gear in storage.

  • Lydia Larkin's voice broke the silence.

  • If anything, you and I nearly broke what was too good to be real.

  • The intense fear broke within her, and she struggled.

  • He had no idea how many rules she broke in her time as Death.

  • The demons had been able to enter her realm when the sky broke apart.

  • His friend was well aware he got a pass at just about every rule he broke.

  • Or might have happened, if things broke bad.

  • After Tess broke their engagement - at the last minute - there had been no reason for him to hold his end of the bargain... nothing but integrity.

  • If they broke up, she still had the farm she had inherited.

  • She had to know raising the dead-dead broke thousands of rules!

  • What broke this time?

  • He didn't know why they broke in the first place or how to fix them if it happened again.

  • If he slipped and broke that rule, he didn't have to break it off with Harmony.

  • I spent thousands of years and broke the Code twice.

  • Suddenly, they broke free.

  • She guessed what he'd say before he broke the thick silence between them.

  • He broke with both to save Rhyn and Katie.

  • Past-Deidre broke two rules and quit.

  • She broke the contact.

  • I created you and broke laws older than time to do it!

  • He broke into a run when he reached the country road leading away from the compound.

  • Jared broke the predatory silence.

  • I broke the Immortal Code.

  • "What's Kris supposed to do to someone who broke the part of the Code about someone else's mate?" she asked quietly.

  • You broke Immortal Code what?

  • Her hand went to her neck, where the name of her Ancient Immortal mate, Rhyn, had been until he broke their mating bond two days before.

  • Rhyn already broke their bond, unless … she had to break it, too.

  • I broke Immortal Code to grant your favor of not killing Rhyn.

  • Long ago, before Sasha broke from the Council, he had stayed in a corner chamber overlooking the forest.

  • He strode through the halls and stairwells until he broke free of the castle.

  • They sat dutifully, sharing the pillow, and were calm for several moments before a discreet elbow match broke out between them.

  • They broke free of the house into the dark night on a side of the house far from the light and merriment of the party.

  • She stayed until she broke a healthy sweat.

  • The men around her broke away, the two with dark hair joining A'Ran's opponent while the alabaster giant joined Ne'Rin.

  • Sweat broke out on her skin, and she shielded her eyes against the sun before crawling back to the shade of the pod.

  • She broke from the trail and darted toward it, her heartbeat loud in her ears.

  • It broke the men around her from their frozen apprehension, and several of them moved away.

  • If you keep buying 'opportunities' like Mr. Stanislaw's Salvation Army box, you'll be too broke to answer the door if a real opportunity does come knocking.

  • The children's game broke up and Martha began to don her coat to go home but Cynthia coaxed her to stay for supper.

  • When Ryland said nothing further, Dean broke the silence.

  • Finally, it was he who broke the silence.

  • In an attempt to calm his wife's progressive nervousness, and because he too felt like a snort, Dean broke out a jug of left over Christmas cheer.

  • Maybe he bounced on some of that snow and it broke his fall.

  • Sarah broke the silence with a tenuous giggle that evoked a twisted smile from Jackson.

  • He felt hands on his shoulders as a voice broke through the madness.

  • Sarah broke down weeping at the hopelessness, and as much as Jackson desired to comfort her, he could not find the strength.

  • She broke the gaze first as he asked, "Did you feel that?"

  • At first she frowned, then broke into a huge smile and started to sing, "You oo oo love her."

  • Jackson sat and broke into a spirited arrangement of "The Entertainer."

  • Standing partitions broke up areas of the expanse.

  • Sarah broke in, "He might have a point you know."

  • He finally broke the silence, "So, are you some kind of wolf royalty?"

  • Elisabeth broke the embrace and walked away without a word.

  • She broke down and fell into his arms.

  • Sarah broke in, "Elisabeth has been telling us about your visit to New Orleans, as well."

  • Jackson broke in, "What makes you think I didn't?"

  • The band broke into "Hey There Little Red Riding Hood".

  • The party broke up around 1:30.

  • The three stood looking at each other, speechless, until Jackson broke the silence in his best Hispanic accent, "Lucy… you got some splainin' to do."

  • His voice cracked and he nearly broke down.

  • The werewolf either slipped through or broke the remaining chains.

  • She broke into a run, screaming for Katie.

  • Flipping it over, she stomped on the bottom until the ice broke loose.

  • They squawked and pecked at each other as she broke a trail from the tire to the coop.

  • She left the chicken coup and broke another trail to the barn.

  • He nudged the horse in the ribs and Ed broke into a lope.

  • This time it was Alex who broke off the lovemaking.

  • He must have had a premonition, because the truck broke down on her way home the following week.

  • It broke down and I thought you could give me a tow.

  • Carmen's truck broke down and I'm going to tow it home for her.

  • His voice broke and he stepped through the door, slamming it.

  • All pandemonium broke loose outside.

  • Dan rallied his team and broke towards the east, where the first flares had appeared.

  • He broke away before she reached him, instead striding towards her.

  • She broke into a quick trot.

  • He counted to five before she broke.

  • When he broke contact, Lana pulled his head back to hers, her hands skimming over his shoulders before she undid the top two buttons on his uniform.

  • "My heart broke when I thought you'd died!" she said with more emotion than she intended.

  • Lana's head broke free, and she pushed the water-breather up, gasping.

  • The sound of a helo broke his concentration, and he glanced upward before the micro warned him of another incoming strike.

  • Because your bond will reappear seven days after you broke it.

  • Finally, he broke through the thatch of branches and leaves blocking most of the sun.  The day was darkening.  In the distance, he saw the massive fortress that was Death's, and he saw the Lake of Souls he'd seen in angel memories.  He saw birds but couldn't see through the jungle to where Katie might be.  The branch holding him swayed in a heavy wind that smelled of rain.

  • "I'm not sure.  I was at home when someone broke in.  I heard someone screaming then something hot went straight through me.  Everything went black, and I woke up here," the woman explained.

  • He looked up instinctively, sensing something different about this thunder.  It didn't sound like the rumbling thunder he'd heard in the mortal world.  It sounded like an explosion in the sky.  The jungle canopy blocked his view, so he leapt up to catch the branch of the nearest tree.  He scaled the tree quickly, stopping only when he broke through the layers of leaves.  More tiny explosions came, and he twisted to see what they were.

  • The tree lowered a branch to him, and he wrapped his arms around it.  It was warm and writhing, and one small branch wrapped around him to keep him secure as it shifted him upwards.  Toby broke through the treetops and gasped.

  • Toby gasped.  Realization broke over Katie and with it, joy.  She flung her arms around Deidre and hugged the small woman tightly.

  • "You broke rules older than you," Gabe said, moving to stand beside Rhyn.

  • I set things right.  So what if I broke a Code or two to right things?

  • Aside from the infrequent sound of a passing car on the avenue, only the murmur of unseen waves lapping at the sand broke the stillness.

  • Dean said nothing and she finally broke the silence.

  • Rita laughed, but neither looked up nor broke the rhythm of her flying fingers.

  • He was one of those guys who drank beer all night, smoked Camels and never practiced while I broke my butt and sat on the bench.

  • The whole distribution system broke down.

  • "We're interested in one of the tenants," Fred finally broke in.

  • He nearly broke both their necks when he slipped on the wet tile floor as he made his way to the receptionist who directed them to a flight of metal stairs that led downward to an empty hall.

  • I'd go broke if everyone was that icky-sticky moral.

  • My notes about Cleary and our investigation in Scranton were down here when those bozos broke in.

  • The old man's face broke into a smile at the sight of Randy, and he shook the boy's hand.

  • Once the guy saw me clearly by the door, he knew my face and all hell broke loose.

  • If Atherton was so broke, where did he get the dough to replace the escrow money he swiped?

  • Colorado-based Coors beer, co­sponsor of the event, was also there with its products readily avail­able, and Dean broke his training diet to share a few Silver Bullets with Fred.

  • Sunday morning broke with a surge of nervous excitement as 2,000 cyclists oozed out of Cortez, Colorado, bound for their first day's destination 46 miles distant.

  • Were they the same guys who broke in and tied up Fred O'Connor?

  • They broke in Cynthia Byrne's place too.

  • Dean didn't stop to answer as he broke into a jog with Fred hustling to keep up.

  • "Oh, I love number four," Joan broke in.

  • Carmen broke off a long stem of grass and poked it in her mouth.

  • Maybe he was broke after the clinic and the house he built.

  • "I'm alright," she insisted, but her voice broke.

  • His deep voice broke into her thoughts.

  • Finally Alex broke the embrace.

  • The smell of burning food broke into her thoughts.

  • She took a rock and broke the ice, reaching in the frigid water with her fingers to pull out the jagged pieces of ice.

  • He finally broke the terrible silence.

  • The time my truck broke down, I said something that irritated him and he grabbed me by the front of the shirt and jerked me off the ground.

  • Finally she broke down and went to see Mums.

  • It was the first time she used the name and her voice broke with emotion when she said it.

  • Jonny, the Black God, broke her Zen-like moment.

  • He broke in and checked the electricity, which someone had left on.

  • Awhile later, someone's voice broke her concentration.

  • Jenn broke his first chokehold and elbowed him in the back of the neck, this time at near full-strength.

  • Anyway, I broke some immortal law by going back.

  • Something within her broke.

  • Jonny broke loose, dropping to the ground.

  • He broke through his bonds and gave a roar of fury.

  • Sirian's cool voice broke into his quiet focus.

  • Taran cursed the animal again under his breath and blocked two strikes before they broke free of the footmen.

  • The demon said I would lose my ability to heal my people, since I broke the First Warlord's decree.

  • The fetters broke open.

  • A battle broke out on the beach as dozens of barbarians poured from the forest and attacked his people.

  • He broke down and cried quietly for his father and their men, wondering how he could make it across the ocean alone.

  • Itching for the feel of battle, Taran broke into a jog toward the battle.

  • He reached the guard-packed wall and ducked beside a building as a flurry of arrows broke loose into the kingdom.

  • Hilden's gruff voice broke into her thoughts as he trotted out of the hold into the street.

  • With piercing war cries, two forms broke from the horde before her.

  • When she reached the border of their kingdoms, she broke east on a dirt road.

  • The wooden covers broke against the wall.

  • He watched as fights broke out throughout the city.

  • As dawn broke across the sky, the elder demon who possessed Memon spoke to him.

  • Carmen broke away from Alex.

  • I think I broke something.

  • "I broke his heart," she sobbed.

  • Alex broke in with a stern response.

  • You promised me you wouldn't go up there alone and you broke your promise.

  • I didn't mean to … I know I broke my promise, but … sometimes things happen and we change our minds.

  • "He suffered …" Her voice broke and without warning she began to cry.

  • No, I broke his nose.

  • His voice broke with the last word.

  • He finally broke into a clearing and began searching for tracks.

  • His commanding voice broke through her thoughts.

  • A cold sweat broke out on her forehead and she mopped it away with her forearm.

  • "You know," Clara's voice broke into her thoughts.

  • I think I broke my leg.

  • He finally broke the awkward silence.

  • His presence was intense but calming, almost to the degree she had the urge to lean against him and let his huge hands roam her body, grip her from behind and pull her … Crunching from behind her broke the spell.

  • I assume whoever it is was the one who broke your arm.

  • One woman broke down in hysterics.

  • I broke up with my boyfriend.

  • The two stopped fighting, and the women broke into cheers.

  • Two days ago, Jonny broke your arm, and Xander healed it.

  • Jessi broke away from her excited cousins for a breather.

  • Whatever the case is, Jonny broke our agreement.

  • He had suffered extreme pain for years before his death, and in fact broke down altogether under disease contracted in the discharge of his duty.

  • Their passions were quickly aroused and a tumult broke out on the 8th of October.

  • he led a studious life until, when war broke out, he entered the service of the republic of Venice and served with distinction in the field.

  • The future broke faith with us.

  • They might have long been a bulwark between Rome and the wild hordes of the desert but for the shortsighted cupidity of Trajan, who reduced Petra and broke up the Nabataean nationality (105 A.D.).

  • The Aragonese enjoyed at first the assistance of the giudici of Arborea, who had remained in power; but in 1352 war broke out between Mariano IV.

  • Civil war, however, broke xx1.28 a out, but Podèbrad succeeded in defeating the Romanist nobles.

  • (1334), who was friendly to Frederick, promised a respite; but after fruitless negotiations the war broke out once more, and Chiaramonte went over to Robert, owing to a private feud.

  • He soon took the field, but after his failure to capture Padua the league broke up; and his sole ally, the French king, joined him in calling a general council at Pisa to discuss the question of Church reform.

  • The decennium extending from 1550 to 1560 was the good period of Ivan IV.'s reign, when he deliberately broke away from his disreputable past and surrounded himself with good men of lowly origin.

  • His opportunity seemed to have come when, in the middle of the 16th century, the Order of the Sword broke up, and the possession of Livonia was fiercely contested between Sweden, Poland and Denmark.

  • Alexander reached the Hydaspes just as the rains broke, when the river was already swollen.

  • This policy did not allay the discontent of the Macedonian army, and when Alexander in the summer of 324 moved to the cooler region of Media, an actual mutiny of the Macedonians broke out on the way at Opis on the Tigris.

  • Released on parole in 1188, he at once broke his parole, and began the siege of Acre.

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