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break away from

break away from
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to be detached from)
a. desprenderse de
A large mass of rock broke away from the mountainside.Una gran masa de roca se desprendió de la ladera.
b. soltarse de
The fire escape broke away from the side of the building.La escalera de incendios se soltó del costado del edificio.
2. (to deviate from)
a. romper con
A radical contingent broke away from the rest of the party.Un contingente radical rompió con el resto del partido.
b. separarse de
We want to break away from the established norms surrounding gender.Queremos separarnos de las normas establecidas acerca del género.
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