(third-person singular simple present breaks out, present participle breaking out, simple past broke out, past participle broken out)
- (intransitive) To escape, especially forcefully or defiantly.
- They broke out of prison in the middle of the night.
- (idiomatic) to bring out, use, or present
- Break out the bubbly and celebrate.
- to separate from a bundle
- Break out the cables from the harness once they are inside the frame.
- (intransitive) To begin suddenly; to emerge in a certain condition.
- He broke out in sweat.
- He broke out in song.
- (intransitive) To suddenly get pimples, especially on one's face.