Crater - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- a faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near Hydra and Corvus
- a bowl-shaped depression formed by the impact of a meteorite or bomb
Scientists believe the enormous crater was created by the impact of a meteorite thousands of years ago.
We flew over the crater of the volcano in a helicopter.
The deal cratered when neither party could agree on the final price.
Stock prices cratered after the companies' merger.
craters on the moon's surface
A crater was formed at the point where the meteor impacted the planet's surface.
A bomb had gouged a large crater in the street.
The lava was oozing out of the crater.
Crater Lake is in the crater of a dead volcano of the Cascade Range
present participle: cratering
past tense: cratered
past participle: cratered