Crash - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- a serious accident (usually involving one or more vehicles) (syn: wreck)
- a sudden large decline of business or the prices of stocks (especially one that causes additional failures) (syn: collapse)
- the act of colliding with something (syn: smash)
- (computer science) an event that causes a computer system to become inoperative
- move with, or as if with, a crashing noise
- undergo damage or destruction on impact (syn: ram)
- move violently as through a barrier
- break violently or noisily; smash
- occupy, usually uninvited
- make a sudden loud sound
- cause to crash
- hurl or thrust violently
- undergo a sudden and severe downturn
- stop operating
- sleep in a convenient place
She crashed the car into a tree, but no one was hurt.
He has crashed two cars, a truck, and a motorcycle.
We listened to the waves crashing against the shore.
The stuntman crashed through the window on a motorcycle.
The walls crashed down around them.
The books crashed to the floor.
The cymbals crashed and the trumpets blew.
Thunder crashed as the rain started to pour.
He crashed the cymbals together.
The thunder burst with a terrific crash.
She died in a car crash.
The tempest crashes down the forest.
They crashed into the room.
Crash went the cup.
The jet crashed after take-off.
present participle: crashing
past tense: crashed
past participle: crashed