break with


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break with

vb
(intr, preposition) to end a relationship or association with (someone or an organization or social group)
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Verb1.break with - end a relationship; "China broke with Russia"
break up, part, split, split up, separate, break - discontinue an association or relation; go different ways; "The business partners broke over a tax question"; "The couple separated after 25 years of marriage"; "My friend and I split up"
References in classic literature ?
If, seized by an intolerable boredom, he had determined to be a painter merely to break with irksome ties, it would have been comprehensible, and commonplace; but commonplace is precisely what I felt he was not.
That may result in a pass over the top of the full-court press and result in a 2-on-1 fast break with #2 and #5.
They commemorated break with a series of photos taken at the mall, the two of them posed against a brilliant blue background.