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See definition of smashing on Dictionary.com
  • verbbreak into pieces
  • verbdefeat, destroy

synonyms for smashing

  • bang
  • belt
  • blast
  • burst
  • collide
  • crack
  • crash
  • crush
  • demolish
  • fracture
  • hit
  • shatter
  • slam
  • trash
  • clobber
  • disintegrate
  • fragment
  • pound
  • powder
  • pulverize
  • rive
  • scrunch
  • shiver
  • slug
  • splinter
  • squash
  • squish
  • wallop
  • break to smithereens
  • make mincemeat of
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antonyms for smashing

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  • compliment
  • fix
  • lose
  • mend
  • praise
  • tap
  • combine
  • fail
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How to use smashing in a sentence

The spreading, smashing and plunging of tectonic plates shapes far more than just geography.
SCIENTISTS PIN DOWN WHEN EARTH’S CRUST CRACKED, THEN CAME TO LIFEHOWARD LEEMARCH 25, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
Biggs was seen on video 20 seconds after someone who appears to be already-charged Proud Boys member Dominic Pezzola led the smashing of a window on the Senate side of the building with a riot shield, an FBI affidavit alleged.
PROUD BOYS ORGANIZER JOE BIGGS ARRESTED AS FBI ALLEGES MORE POSSIBLE PLANNING IN U.S. CAPITOL BREACHSPENCER HSUJANUARY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
If she had had "some smashing love affair," as the more romantic Flora suggested, so much the better.
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Once even a blue bean (a bullet) made sad work with my head, and my fist has got a deuce of a smashing.
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I gathered that he thought something of the boy, and was heating up to the door-smashing stage.
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Now good-natured Alfaretta was nothing if not helpful, and quite human enough to enjoy smashing something.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
Jim took a few pulls at the strong, black tobacco, and began to reconsider his notion about smashing up the service.
THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
He rained smashing blows upon him with a furious frenzy that would not be curbed.
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The oracle can't always be worked with tranquillity; delinquents need bruising and smashing sometimes.
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A minor, indirect destruction stemming from the sudden, wholesale smashing of a city.
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WORDS RELATED TO SMASHING

  • collapsing
  • cracking
  • crumbling
  • fracturing
  • shattering
  • smashing
  • splintering
  • splitting
  • tearing
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