Phrasal Verb 'Break out'

We have 3 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Break out'.

Break out

Start (war, conflict)

Example: They're worried that war will BREAK OUT.

Break out in

Sweat heavily, develop skin sores or irritation.

Example: The measles caused me to BREAK OUT IN a rash.

Break out of


Example: Three dangerous Category A prisoners BROKE OUT OF Wandsworth Prison last night.