What is another word for breakup?

Synonyms for breakup

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term breakup.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dissolution, breakupnoun

    the termination or disintegration of a relationship (between persons or nations)

    dissolving, licentiousness, adjournment, separation, dissolution, profligacy, detachment, looseness, dissipation, disintegration

  2. separation, breakup, detachmentnoun

    coming apart

    legal separation, insulation, separation, dissolution, disengagement, insularism, detachment, withdrawal, insularity, interval

Matched Categories

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. breakupnoun

    disruption, disorganization

How to pronounce breakup?

How to say breakup in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency


How to use breakup in a sentence?

  1. Lucinda Williams:

    I can speak for most songwriters - those breakup love songs are so easy to write, as far as the inspiration and all that.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Heaven gives mysteriously protection to a worthy man by keeping him often away from women even through breakup, divorce or separation

  3. Tushar Mittal:

    As you move further in, the tidal forces would keep increasing and ultimately they exceed the strength of Phobos and that is when you would have a breakup.

  4. Northwestern University:

    At first glance, it might seem like repeatedly reminding participants that they had just broken up and asking them to describe the breakup over and over might delay recovery.

  5. Julienne Stroeve:

    I think it's too soon to say it will, however, it's likely that the atmosphere will play an increasing role in ice shelf breakup by weakening them through surface melting.

Translations for breakup

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for breakup »


Find a translation for the breakup synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"breakup." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 19 May 2022. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/breakup>.

Discuss these breakup synonyms with the community:


    Are we missing a good synonym for breakup?

    Image or illustration of


    Credit: Wikipedia

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a human thesaurus?

    What is the antonym of Round?
    • A. Square
    • B. Big
    • C. Circle
    • D. Small

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for breakup: