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Adjective, nonfunctional, in need of repair.

Rural usage, derived from past participle and/or the past tense of verb to break.

Usually used to refer to previously functioning machines which no longer work correctly.
The refrigerator's broke, we need to get it fixed.
by Ann Pearl Owen April 02, 2008
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A person speaking ebonics who is referring to the baroque period of music, painting, or architecture.
- Do ya’ll listen ta rap?
- No, meh prefer da broke styles o’ Bach an’ Vivaldi.
by DVDA21 January 21, 2009
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Refers to someone who has fallen in an embarrassing way. Usually accompanied by laughter.
1) "Wow, this kid got broke trying to jump down the stairs. What a bitch."

2) "He got broke trying to jump across that gap."
by Mickael October 24, 2007
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Extreme absence of money. Pronounced "bee-roke"
Man, I ain't got no monies. I's b-roke.
by Rbta September 23, 2006
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breaking someone's ankles; making them think you went one way but you really went the other and they have to come all the way back to get you
ohhhh shit, he broke you!
by ru5ty April 21, 2005
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Having no money , and in deep crap when it comes to buying presents
He got dumped , because he is broke
by Welcome2MysticHollow February 12, 2011
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Bad grammar that substitutes the word broken.
Hey come ova here and fix my mower. It's broke.
by Carter SN October 01, 2005
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