Synonyms for broken?
A building has a broken washing-machine. I want to cover it in post it notes with synonyms and phrases meaning in need of repair.
- Anonymous1 decade agoFavorite Answer
busted, disabled, down, downtime, exhausted, fallen apart, faulty, feeble, gone, haywire, imperfect, in disrepair, inoperable, kaput*, not functioning, out, ruined, run-down, screwed up*, shot, spent, unsatisfactory, weak, wracked*
Spanish - Roto
French - Cassé
German - Gebrochen
Italian - Rotto
- Beach SaintLv 71 decade ago
Here are some fun ones...
down for the count
all washed up
out of order
on the skids
down and out
out of circulation
dead as a doornail
- This KidLv 41 decade ago
Go to "thesaurus.com" and put "broken" in the search engine.
It'll give you plenty of synonyms.
- Me<3<3Lv 41 decade ago
burst, busted, collapsed, cracked, crippled, crumbled, crushed, damaged, defective, demolished, disintegrated, dismembered, fractured, fragmentary, fragmented, hurt, injured, mangled, mutilated, pulverized, rent, riven, ruptured, separated, severed, shattered, shivered, shredded, slivered, smashed, split
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- 4 years ago
♥ heart broken bleeding ♥ awwwwww
- 1 decade ago
Non-working; non-functioning; damaged; defective; ruined; inoperative.
- Vulcan_guyLv 61 decade ago
not working, malfunctioning, inoperable, busted, fried, not functional, faulty, on the fritz, our of order, kaput, and of course... broken.