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1. varying in direction or intensity, as of pitch
2. (of colour) having a multicoloured decorative effect, as by stippling paint onto a surface
What does it mean when you dream about something broken?
The state of brokenness can be used to symbolize everything from poverty (“broke”) to forcible entry (a “break-in”) to fundamental damage (“broken down”) to emotional abandonment (as in having one’s heart “broken”). Breaking may also have positive connotations, as when one breaks open the seal on a letter or the packaging of a gift or a new purchase. Any one of these connotations might be indicated, and thus brokenness must be interpreted in the larger context of the dream.
Descriptive of a sky cover of from 0.6 to 0.9 (expressed to the nearest tenth).
As it relates to the cloud amount, it means 5 to 7 octas of clouds. Five or 7 octas means 5/8 or 7/8 of the sky is covered with clouds.
Typical symbols for broken clouds on a weather map.
Not working properly (of programs).
brokenNot working properly. The term applies to software as well as hardware. If software is "broken," it means there is a bug in it. It may mean that people are having difficulty using it, because of poor design or cryptic error messages, in which case some parts of all software are "broken." See bug.
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While the package is predominantly aimed at women, Roberts said there had been some interest from broken-hearted
One of Tiger Woods' alleged mistresses has said she was left broken-hearted
following the end of their relationship.
That that jail is God-forsaken is more apparent than real; as the psalmist tells us, God is close to the broken-hearted
, and jail is full of broken hearts.