broken


broken
broken past part of break

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

broken
I (fractured) adjective crumbled, damaged, defective, destroyed, disintegrated, dismembered, divided, fractional, fragmentary, injured, lacerated, mangled, mutilated, pulverized, riven, ruptured, sectional, separated, severed, shattered, shivered, slivered, splintered II (interrupted) adjective checked, deranged, desultory, disarranged, disconnected, discontinuous, disjunct, disordered, divided, erratic, fitful, halting, hindered, incomplete, inconstant, intermittent, irregular, obstructed, spasmodic, sporadic, stopped, suspended, unequal, uneven, unsteady, unsuccessive, variable III (unfulfilled) adjective contravened, delinquent, derelict, disloyal, disobedient, disregarded, disregardful, dutiless, encroached upon, infringed, infringing, inobservant, insubordinate, lawless, nonadhering, nonobservant, repudiated, transgressed, uncompliant, undutiful, unfaithful, unlawful, unloyal, unobservant, untrue, violated, violative IV index bankrupt, defective, desultory, disconnected, disjunctive (tending to disjoin), imperfect, intermittent, unsound (not strong)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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