Definition of bad break in English:

bad break

Syllabification: bad break

noun

informal
A piece of bad luck: a weird coincidence and a bad break
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  • My luck is average, with a couple of the bad breaks happening at crucial times.
  • Many of these individuals have experienced bad breaks in life, and have little way of getting out of the mess they are in.
  • One of the things I learned early is this: If you fall behind in a match or get a bad break, don't get flustered - or at least don't show your frustration to your opponent.

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