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collapsed

verb , past tense of collapse

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1 to fall down or in as a result of physical pressure
  • the motel balcony collapsed under the weight of so many people
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2 to be unsuccessful
  • the legal case collapsed in the face of the opposition's evidence
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3 to reduce in size or volume by or as if by pressing parts or members together
  • the novel collapses events from four separate trips into one long odyssey
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