- (transitive) To break; to tear apart; to rend.
- 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Port Moresby: Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, 1:4:
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- God saw that the light was good, and he rejoiced. And he separated dark and light.
- brukim promis ― to break a promise