Synonyms of rupture in English:

rupture


See definition of rupture

noun

1‘a recent series of pipeline ruptures’

SYNONYMS

break, fracture, crack

burst, split, fissure, blowout

2‘the rupture was due more to personal than to intellectual differences’

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rift, estrangement, break-up, breach, split, severance, separation, parting, division, alienation

disagreement, quarrel, feud

schism

informal falling-out, bust-up

British informal row

3‘ruptures are most common in the very young or very old’

SYNONYMS

hernia


verb

1‘the steel drum enclosing the reactor core might rupture’

SYNONYMS

break, fracture, crack, breach

burst, split, tear, puncture

informal bust

2‘the situation threatened to rupture their relationships’

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sever, break, cut off, break off, breach, disrupt

separate, divide

literary tear asunder, cleave, rend, sunder, rive

rare dissever