Definición de broke en inglés:

broke

Saltos de línea: broke
Pronunciación: /brəʊk
 
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past (and archaic past participle) of break1

adjetivo

[predic.] informal

Frases

go for broke

informal Risk everything in an all-out effort: I decided to go for broke and turn professional and see how I got on
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Villa upped their game and went for broke, throwing everything forward in an effort to get back into the match - and it worked.
  • Could it be that this enigmatic prince has decided to go for broke and risk avoiding the best bloodline in order to find a new and possibly richer source of equine wealth?
  • Recognising the difficulty of defeating the Allies on land, the German leadership decided to go for broke by launching an all-out submarine offensive, regardless of the risk.

if it ain't broke, don't fix it

informal If something is reasonably successful or effective, there is no need to change or replace it.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • And absent some kind of explanation, people may remember an old saying: If it ain't broke, don't fix it.
  • Most small businesses, rightly, resist change: if it ain't broke, don't fix it.
  • I am not a revolutionary, and generally espouse the "if it ain't broke, don't fix it" school.

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Palabra del día kerf
Pronunciación: kəːf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw