Definition of crash diet
- He went on a crash diet and lost 20 pounds in a month.
: to break violently and noisily : smash
: to damage (an airplane) in landing
: to cause to make a loud noise
: a loud sound (as of things smashing)
: a breaking to pieces by or as if by collision
: an instance of crashing
: marked by a concerted effort and effected in the shortest possible time especially to meet emergency conditions
: a coarse fabric used for draperies, toweling, and clothing and for strengthening joints of cased-in books
: food and drink regularly provided or consumed
: habitual nourishment
: the kind and amount of food prescribed for a person or animal for a special reason
: to cause to take food : feed
: to cause to eat and drink sparingly or according to prescribed rules
: to eat sparingly or according to prescribed rules
: reduced in or free from calories
: promoting weight loss (as by depressing appetite)
: a formal deliberative assembly of princes or estates
: any of various national or provincial legislatures
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to cause to suffer severely from hunger
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