Synonyms of break something down in English:

break something down


See definition of break something down

phrase

1‘they had to get the police to break the door down’

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knock down, kick down, stave in, smash in, pull down, tear down, demolish, destroy

informal bust

2‘break big tasks down into smaller, more manageable parts’

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divide, separate

rare fractionate

3‘graphs show how the information can be broken down’

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analyse, categorize, classify, sort out, itemize, organize

dissect

examine, investigate

rare anatomize