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Verb
Present participle for fail suddenly and completely
“The government has to respond to the committee report, which is calling for intervention in areas such as parts of Manchester, where the housing market has collapsed.”
Verb
Present participle for to break apart and fall down suddenly
“Mr Chipungu said in an interview in Lusaka that due to weak culverts, the bridge, which connects Luangwa to the rest of the country, was caving in and might collapse any time.”
Verb
Present participle for to break apart and fall down suddenly
“He then collapsed behind the podium and died of a heart attack.”
Verb
Present participle for to be unsuccessful
“… the legal case collapsed in the face of the opposition's evidence.”
Verb
Present participle for 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.”
Verb
Present participle for to break apart and fall down suddenly
Verb
Present participle for to break apart and fall down suddenly
Adjective
Rotting
Adjective
That falls or fall
Adjective
Adjective
Bursting
Noun
The act by which something subsides
Phrase
In a period of decrease or decline
Phrase
Adjective
Exhausted
Adjective
Worn out
Noun
Subsidence
Adjective
Exhausted or in need of rest or sleep
Noun
The gradual caving in or sinking of an area of land
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