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break down He tried to wink, a bad try, and I broke down and laughed. my question is, S1: We could say break down and cry. S2: Could we say break down and laugh? Does break down in S2 mean nearly the same as the one in S1?
Jun 29, 2019 5:27 AM
Answers · 1
Yes. "break down" means to change emotion, expression, stop maintaining an outward impression. . He looked serious for a moment, then broke into a laugh.
June 29, 2019
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