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crash

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1 the violent coming together of two bodies into destructive contact
  • the fiery crash of two jumbo jets in midair
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2 a falling short of one's goals
  • She refused to be discouraged by the crash of her first business venture.
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3 a loud explosive sound
  • the crash of cymbals
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4 a forceful coming together of two things
  • a story about the crash of two alien cultures and the unfortunate consequences
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crash

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1 to cause to break with violence and much noise
  • crashed the vase against the wall
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2 to come into usually forceful contact with something
  • The speeding car crashed into the tree with horrifying results.
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3 to stop functioning
  • My computer crashed yet again!
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4 to force one's way
  • Fleeing animals crashed through the woods.
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5 to go to a lower level especially abruptly
  • Sales of that phone have crashed since the competing version came out.
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6 slang to go to one's bed in order to sleep
  • I'm so exhausted that I'm just going to crash as soon as we get home.
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hit the hay (or sack)

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7 slang to reside as a temporary guest
  • I'm going to crash at my sister's apartment when I'm in New York.
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