breakers breakers  /b ˈreɪ kərz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) waves breaking on the shore

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • When it was clear there were no circuit breakers to disable the stabilizer, the crew requested permission to make an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport.

News

  1. Boston Breakers vs Sky Blue FC: Final Score 2-3, Ocampo and Freels make scoring debuts

    The Boston Breakers closed in on Sky Blue FC's early lead in the second half, but never found an equalizer. SBFC steamrolled through the Boston defense in the first half, then held on for a 3-2 victory.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Philly.com

  2. Breakers feel Blue after home loss

    SOMERVILLE — Home turf and a supportive audience weren’t enough for the Breakers against Sky Blue FC last night at Dilboy Stadium. The NWSL leaders handed the Breakers their first home loss, a 3-2 setback before a crowd of 2,687. “They are leading the league and there is a reason they are leading the league,” said coach Lisa Cole after the Breakers (3-4-3) saw their winless skid hit four matches ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

  3. Boston Breakers vs Sky Blue FC: Preview

    The last time national team players were absent from NWSL was in Week 8, when these two clubs last met. The Boston Breakers were handcuffed offensively without their star striker Sydney Leroux, but Sky Blue FC maintained their attacking prowess on the back of Lisa De Vanna, Danesha Adams and Taylor Lytle. De Vanna and Adams scored two goals each while Lytle notched a goal in the first half to ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: SB Nation

Quotes

  1. "Iran is a test case for this new philosophy of the right to civil nuclear power with sanctions for rule breakers," Brown said. "Iran's current nuclear program is unacceptable. Its refusal to play by the rules leads us to view its nuclear...
    on Mar 17, 2009 By: Gordon Brown Source: Reuters

  2. Home Secretary Jacqui Smith said: "Foreign law breakers should be first in line for the first plane out of Britain."
    on Dec 26, 2007 By: Jacqui Smith Source: Channel 4 News

  3. "Jack has hit countless back-breakers for us this season," Davis said. "He had just hit one that extended the lead to 4, and then I saw Lamar Odom just sitting in the paint. So I was like, 'OK, I'm going to take this 3 or I'm going to give it...
    on Mar 24, 2008 By: Baron Davis Source: International Herald Tribune

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