Synonyms for breakaway

Synonyms for (noun) breakaway

Synonyms: breakaway, breaking away

Definition: the act of breaking away or withdrawing from

Usage: there was a breakaway by the discontented members; a breaking away from family and neighborhood

Similar words: secession, withdrawal

Definition: formal separation from an alliance or federation

Synonyms for (adjective) breakaway

Synonyms: separatist, fissiparous, breakaway

Definition: having separated or advocating separation from another entity or policy or attitude

Usage: a breakaway faction

Similar words: independent

Definition: free from external control and constraint

Usage: an independent mind; a series of independent judgments; fiercely independent individualism