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Definition of "broken line" []

  • The straight lines which join a number of given points taken in some specified order. (adjective)

Gnu Collaboartive International Dictionary of English: licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)

Use "broken line" in a sentence
  • "It was not till 1142 that the Orthodox continued their broken line by electing Arsenios II, who like most"
  • "Then it heads off more or less north through the Brecks, past Wretham and Blackrabbit Warren, until it seems to fizzle out a mile beyond a little wood called Shaker’s Furze among a cluster of tumuli on Sparrow Hill, only to pick up its thread after miles of dull arable fields in a broken line running past Swaffham to the west."