crash barrier

noun

Definition of crash barrier

British
:a strong metal bar along the side of a road that prevents vehicles from driving off the road :guardrail

Word by Word Definitions

crash play
  1. : to break violently and noisily : smash

  2. : to damage (an airplane) in landing

  3. : to cause to make a loud noise

  1. : a loud sound (as of things smashing)

  2. : a breaking to pieces by or as if by collision

  3. : an instance of crashing

  1. : marked by a concerted effort and effected in the shortest possible time especially to meet emergency conditions

  1. : a coarse fabric used for draperies, toweling, and clothing and for strengthening joints of cased-in books

barrier play
  1. : something material that blocks or is intended to block passage

  2. : a natural formation or structure that prevents or hinders movement or action

  3. : a medieval war game in which combatants fight on foot with a fence or railing between them


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