Examples of smashed in a Sentence

He had a few too many beers and was smashed. the smashed figurine left bits of china all over the rug
Recent Examples on the Web Homes were in roadways and on top of other homes, as were trees, tree limbs and smashed vehicles. Kylie Martin, Detroit Free Press, 9 May 2024 Video shows a smashed door at the Cramton Auditorium and a group of people outside of the building. James Powel, USA TODAY, 14 May 2024 All nine, investigators say, avoided arrest for some portion of 19 years as museum directors across five states woke up to find smashed glass and things missing. Christopher Kuo, New York Times, 7 Apr. 2024 Pieces of furniture and medical equipment lay scattered on the grounds as patients get passed prescriptions through a smashed window pane. Katharine Houreld, Washington Post, 1 Apr. 2024 See all Example Sentences for smashed 

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Word History

First Known Use

circa 1959, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of smashed was circa 1959

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“Smashed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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