Type: noun, slang
Also spelled or known as: Break-down, Break down
Related: Break, Breaking, Breakbeat, Breakbeats, Breaks
What does Breakdown mean?
A part of the song where it’s simplified to just drums and percussions.
Breakdown Synonyms: Breakbeat, Break
Example sentence: “Can you please add more drums to the breakdown.”
Breakdown in songs:
“Movin’ with the tempo, know you feel it when the bass low Waitin’ on the breakdown” – Mick Jenkins, Your Love.
“Hear the breakdown, time to separate the men from the boys” – The Game, 100 Bars (The Funeral).