The Alternative Swedish Dictionary: bryt

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noun: {{sv-noun}}
  1. (slang) slang translation of the English noun break, based on the verb bryta, corresponding to various Swedish nouns ending in -brott.
    1. sammanbrott, a mental breakdown
    2. utbrott, an outburst of anger, a fit min man som får stå ut med mina bryt my husband, who has to put up with my fits
    3. avbrott, an interruption, intermission, or ending Man behöver ett bryt från vardagen You need a break from the daily routine
    4. place where waves break, breaking waves, suitable for surfing brädan tar sig fram mellan bryten the board moves between the breaks
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related terms:
  • bryta
  • psykbryt
  • Bryten/brytet is also a common misspelling for bruten, brutet, brutit.
verb: {{head}}
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