- UK [ˈrekɔː(r)d ˌbreɪkɪŋ] / US [ˈrekərd ˌbreɪkɪŋ]
faster, longer, larger etc than anything that has been done before
The temperature reached a record-breaking 120 degrees yesterday.
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record-breaking — ˈrecord ˌbreaking adjective [only before a noun] higher, faster etc than has ever happened or been done before: • The company announced record breaking profits. * * * record breaking UK US /ˈrekɔːdˌbreɪkɪŋ/ US /ˈrekərdˌbreɪkɪŋ/ adjective… … Financial and business terms
record-breaking — record .breaking adj [only before noun] a record breaking number, level, performance, or person is the highest, lowest, biggest, best etc of its type that has ever happened or existed ▪ his record breaking flight across the Atlantic >record… … Dictionary of contemporary English
record-breaking — index best Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
record-breaking — adjective surpassing any previously established record a record breaking high jump record breaking crowds • Similar to: ↑best * * * adj, always used before a noun : better, greater, higher, etc., than an … Useful english dictionary
record-breaking — ADJ: ADJ n A record breaking success, result, or performance is one that beats the previous best success, result, or performance. Australia s rugby union side enjoyed a record breaking win over France … English dictionary
record-breaking — adj. Record breaking is used with these nouns: ↑exploit, ↑run … Collocations dictionary
record-breaking — rec|ord break|ing [ rekərd ,breıkıŋ ] adjective faster, longer, larger, etc. than anything that has been done before: The temperature reached a record breaking 120 degrees yesterday … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
record-breaking — adjective (only before noun) higher, faster etc than anything similar ever achieved: his record breaking flight across the Atlantic … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
record-breaking — / rekɔ:d ˌbreɪkɪŋ/ adjective better or worse than anything which has happened before ● We are proud of our record breaking profits in 2000 … Marketing dictionary in english
record-breaking — / rekɔ:d ˌbreɪkɪŋ/ adjective better or worse than anything which has happened before ● We are proud of our record breaking profits in 2000 … Dictionary of banking and finance