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crack–up

noun \ˈkrak-ˌəp\

: an accident in which a vehicle is badly damaged

Full Definition of CRACK-UP

1
:  crash, wreck <an automobile crack–up>
2
a :  a mental collapse :  nervous breakdown <his wife's death brought on his crack–up>
b :  collapse, breakdown

First Known Use of CRACK-UP

circa 1926
CRACK-UP Defined for Kids

crack–up

noun \ˈkrak-ˌəp\

Definition of CRACK-UP for Kids

1
:  breakdown 2
2
:  2crash 3, wreck <My car received minor damage in the crack-up.>

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