Then came the smash-up at Avonmouth, and my mother liked them less and less.
Why, the smash-up of the Sisters' title,—didn't you hear that?
In this case there was a "smash-up," for Tom James was not always sleeping and drinking.
As they learned later a defective rail had caused the smash-up.
Not many could have been in a smash-up like that and come out unharmed.
This runaway and smash-up was something not reckoned on by Bunol.
Whether he would be a tower of strength in a smash-up is not so easily divined.
The Kid confessed to clear his pal who was only slightly injured in the smash-up.
"Skid, collision, run-over, smash-up—" Merry began helpfully.
I'm surprised to hear you refer to a pious life as if it were a smash-up.