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Definition of Crash
Verb: crash krash
- Fall or come down violently
"The branch crashed down on my car"; "The plane crashed in the sea"
- Move with, or as if with, a crashing noise
"The car crashed through the glass door"
- Undergo damage or destruction on impact
"the plane crashed into the ocean"; "The car crashed into the lamp post";
- Move violently as through a barrier
"The terrorists crashed the gate"
- Break violently or noisily; smash;
- break up, break apart
- Occupy, usually uninvited
"My son's friends crashed our house last weekend"
- Make a sudden loud sound
"the waves crashed on the shore and kept us awake all night"
- Enter uninvited; informal
"let's crash the party!"; "let's gate-crash the party!";
- barge in, gate-crash
- Cause to collide with something destructively
"The terrorists crashed the plane into the palace"; "Mother crashed the motorbike into the lamppost"
- Hurl or thrust violently
"He crashed the plate against the wall";
- Undergo a sudden and severe downturn
"the economy crashed"; "will the stock market crash again?"
- Stop operating
"My computer crashed last night";
- go down
- Sleep in a convenient place
"You can crash here, though it's not very comfortable";
- doss, doss down
- A loud resonant repeating noise
"he could hear the crash of distant bells";
- clang, clangor [US], clangour [Brit, Cdn], clangoring [US], clank, clash, clangouring [Brit, Cdn]
- A serious accident (usually involving one or more vehicles)
"they are still investigating the crash of the TWA plane";
- wreck [N. Amer]
- A sudden large decline of business or the prices of stocks (especially one that causes additional failures)
- The act of colliding with something
"his crash through the window";
- (computing) an event that causes a computer system to become inoperative
"the crash occurred during a thunderstorm and the system has been down ever since"
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