break (someone's) serve

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break (someone's) serve

In tennis, to win a game that is being served by one's opponent. She broke her opponent's serve in the last game, and it looks like the match is now firmly in her control.
See also: break, serve
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Second seed Robson was in trouble again in the final set when she allowed Lemoine to break her serve in the opening game but she battled back before losing 8-6.