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crashed

[ krash ]SEE DEFINITION OF crashed
  • verbbreak into pieces
  • verbfall

Synonyms for crashed

  • smash
  • crunch
  • dash
  • disintegrate
  • fracture
  • fragment
  • shatter
  • shiver
  • sideswipe
  • splinter
  • total
  • bang into
  • crack up
  • pile up
  • smash up
  • wrack up
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Antonyms for crashed

  • aid
  • assist
  • combine
  • fix
  • help
  • mend
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CRASHED

Terlake fell short, crashed in among the oars, and bounded off into the sea.

In a fury he flung the glass from him, so that it crashed and splintered upon the floor.

For we had crashed by so that the crazy cart must have thrilled in every stick of it.

For had he crashed, or smashed that fragile tube, all would have been in vain.

He crashed against the wall and sank to the floor only half conscious.

And it crashed and thundered awfully in the next few minutes.

His fingers touched it as he crashed to the floor, and it fell near him.

He had crashed into an obstruction so transparent that he had not seen it.

The fowling-piece had escaped my grasp and crashed against the wall.

I never heard of them here; they must have crashed into the sea or jungles.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1400, crasschen "break in pieces;" with no identifiable ancestors or relatives it probably is imitative. Computing sense is 1973, which makes it one of the earliest computer jargon words. Meaning "break into a party, etc." is 1922. Slang meaning "to sleep" dates from 1943; especially from 1965. Related: Crashed; crashing.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CRASHED

asleep

adjectiveunconscious
  • catching some zzz's
  • comatose
  • conked
  • crashed
  • dormant
  • dozing
  • dreaming
  • flaked out
  • getting shut-eye
  • hibernating
  • in dreamland
  • in repose
  • inactive
  • inert
  • napping
  • on the kip
  • out
  • out cold
  • out like a light
  • out of it
  • reposing
  • resting
  • sacked out
  • sleeping
  • slumbering
  • snoozing
  • snoring
  • somnolent
  • taking forty winks
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