How to add a line break

Tags: html,css

Problem :

I am trying to add a break in the definition list but it says that it is not allowed as child element in dl. How do I put a break without using br in HTML?

  <dd>- Trekking</dd>
  <dd>- Rappelling</dd>
  <dd>- Kayaking</dd>
  <dd>- Rock Climbing</dd>
  <dd>- Cycling</dd>
  <dd>- Dancing</dd>
  <dd>- Listening to Music</dd>
  <dd>- Reading Novels</dd>
  <dd>- Android Programming</dd>

My CSS code:

dl {
  margin-top: 0;
  margin-bottom: 21px;
dt, dd {
  line-height: 1.42857143;
dt {
  font-weight: bold;
dd {
  margin-left: 0;

Solution :

You may not use br in dl, but you can use it in dt and dd. Like this:

  <dt>Hot<br />Coffee</dt>
  <dd>Black hot<br />drink</dd>
  <dd>White cold drink<br /></dd>

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