Examples of meltdown in a Sentence
fears that an accident could cause meltdown
a company experiencing financial meltdown
After a long day at the beach, our toddler had a major meltdown in the car on the way home.
Recent Examples of meltdown from the Web
Two and a Half Men killed off Charlie Sheen’s character in 2011 after his public meltdown, and the subsequent media circus was enough to boost the show’s ratings, at least temporarily.
While there were no direct deaths due to the Fukushima Daiichi’s meltdown, but that’s not where nuclear disasters end.
What’s changed since the SBInet meltdown, as Wired points out, is time.
Not so long ago a document as radical as the draft Italian coalition program that surfaced on Tuesday night would have sent the markets into meltdown.
Once an aspiring writer, Marlo (Theron) is now hugely pregnant with her third child and exasperated beyond endurance by her second, Jonah, whose kindergarten teachers are complaining about his neurotic meltdowns in class.
Global warming, nuclear meltdowns, earthquakes, and hurricanes...
The past decade featured the global financial crisis, severe weakness in the euro area, a commodity meltdown, and concerns about China.
Considering the young fan base that worships the pop culture real estate the pair occupies, the news quickly sent social media into a meltdown of feels.
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Examples of melt down in a Sentence
apparently beset by personal problems, the actor proceeded to melt down before startled theatergoers
MELTDOWN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of meltdown for English Language Learners
: an accident in which the core of a nuclear reactor melts and releases radiation
: a very fast collapse or failure
: a very fast loss of emotional self-control
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