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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 jet airplanes in midair
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2 a falling short of oneʼs goals

  • refused to be discouraged by the crash of her hairdressing business
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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 oneʼs way

  • fleeing animals crashed through the forest
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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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bed, doss (down) [chiefly British], retire, turn in

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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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