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Noun
A sudden loud noise as of something breaking or hitting another object
“Everyone at the table winced as they heard the bathroom door slam, and a crash as something fell.”
Noun
A violent collision, typically of one vehicle with another or with an object
“A level crossing keeper has been suspended after yesterday's rail crash in Lincolnshire.”
Noun
The sudden failure of a business
“Last night the high-flying Sydney millionaire was struggling to explain the crash of the business he built from nothing.”
Noun
Computer system failure
Noun
Verb
To come into usually forceful contact with something
“Other times, vehicles crash into the riverside railings.”
Verb
To go to a lower level especially abruptly
“Burning timbers crashed to the ground.”
Verb
To stop functioning
“… my computer crashed yet again.”
Verb
Make a sudden loud noise
“The thunder and lightning boomed and crashed above them for a while and then it started to rain.”
Verb
Move or cause to move with force, speed, and sudden loud noise
“I sit and listen to the waves as they crash against the rocks.”
Verb
“I am now in my early fifties and fear that shares may crash in the year when I retire. Any suggestions?”
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“If you use a mobile phone and you crash your car you are likely to be prosecuted.”
Verb
“He crashed down the telephone receiver.”
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“I have a hunch she's going to try and crash this party too.”
Verb
“… fleeing animals crashed through the forest.”
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Adjective
Done rapidly or urgently and involving a concentrated effort
“After a crash course on German the night prior to the interview, Nikki was offered the internship and will travel to Sydney soon to further her study of the German language.”
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