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breker, noun

Forms:
Also breeker.
Origin:
AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, ‘destroyer’, from breek to break + agential suffix -er.
colloquial
A tough, destructive, or aggressive man. Also attributive. See also main man.
1970 M. Bennett Informant, KrugersdorpBreker. Tough young man.
1987 Fair Lady 21 Jan. 144The leftover Fifties hoodlums creating the incidents were not totally cooled out...They were very heavy brekers.
A tough, destructive, or aggressive man. Also attributive.

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