Definition of Fracture


  • the act of cracking something
  • (geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other
    "they built it right over a geological fault"
    "he studied the faulting of the earth's crust"
    - geological fault
  • breaking of hard tissue such as bone
    "it was a nasty fracture"
    "the break seems to have been caused by a fall"


  • fracture a bone of
    "I broke my foot while playing hockey"
  • break (a bone)
    "She broke her clavicle"
  • become fractured
    "The tibia fractured from the blow of the iron pipe"
  • break into pieces
    "The pothole fractured a bolt on the axle"
  • interrupt, break, or destroy
    "fracture the balance of power"
  • violate or abuse
    "This writer really fractures the language"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Fracture

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Unscramble fracture

183 unscramble word found using the letters fracture.

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