Break a leg in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Break a leg

a theatrical phrase used to tell performers good luck before their performance

Examples of Break a leg in a sentence

“Break a leg,” Tammy shouted as her daughter got ready to take the stage for her final scene.  🔊

Whether you say “good luck” or “break a leg,” make sure to send the actors well wishes before they start the show.  🔊

Thelma laughed when Tim told her to “break a leg,” not realizing that it was a theatrical phrase for good luck.  🔊

Other words in the Figurative category:

Most Searched Words (with Video)