Associations to the word «Crush»

Pictures for the word «Crush»


CRUSH, noun. A violent collision or compression; a crash; destruction; ruin.
CRUSH, noun. Violent pressure, as of a moving crowd.
CRUSH, noun. Crowd which produces uncomfortable pressure.
CRUSH, noun. A violent crowding
CRUSH, noun. A crowd control barrier
CRUSH, noun. An infatuation or affection for.
CRUSH, noun. The human object of such infatuation or affection.
CRUSH, noun. A standing stock or cage with movable sides used to restrain livestock for safe handling
CRUSH, noun. A party, festive function
CRUSH, noun. (Australia) The process of crushing cane to remove the raw sugar, or the season that this process takes place in.
CRUSH, verb. To press or bruise between two hard bodies; to squeeze, so as to destroy the natural shape or integrity of the parts, or to force together into a mass.
CRUSH, verb. To reduce to fine particles by pounding or grinding; to comminute.
CRUSH, verb. To overwhelm by pressure or weight; to beat or force down, as by an incumbent weight.
CRUSH, verb. To oppress or burden grievously.
CRUSH, verb. To overcome completely; to subdue totally.
CRUSH, verb. (intransitive) To be or become broken down or in, or pressed into a smaller compass, by external weight or force
CRUSH, verb. To feel infatuation with or unrequited love for.
CRUSH, verb. (sports) to defeat emphatically
CRUSH HAT, noun. A hat which collapses, and can be carried under the arm, and when expanded is held in shape by springs.
CRUSH HAT, noun. Any hat not injured by compressing
CRUSH OUT, verb. To force out or separate by pressure.
CRUSH PARTY, noun. A party in a sorority or fraternity where each member invites one or more crushes (people they are attracted to), who do not initially know which person invited them.
CRUSH PEN, noun. (animal husbandry) A passage of fence with one narrow end that is used to handle large domestic animals, such as cattle or sheep.
CRUSH PENS, noun. Plural of crush pen
CRUSH ROOM, noun. (dated) (19th century) a large room in a theater, opera house, etc., where the audience may promenade or converse during the intermissions; a foyer.
CRUSH ROOMS, noun. Plural of crush room
CRUSH SYNDROME, noun. A medical condition characterized by major shock and renal failure after a crushing injury to skeletal muscle.

Dictionary definition

CRUSH, noun. Leather that has had its grain pattern accentuated.
CRUSH, noun. A dense crowd of people.
CRUSH, noun. Temporary love of an adolescent.
CRUSH, noun. The act of crushing.
CRUSH, verb. Come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority; "The government oppresses political activists".
CRUSH, verb. To compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition; "crush an aluminum can"; "squeeze a lemon".
CRUSH, verb. Come out better in a competition, race, or conflict; "Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship"; "We beat the competition"; "Harvard defeated Yale in the last football game".
CRUSH, verb. Break into small pieces; "The car crushed the toy".
CRUSH, verb. Humiliate or depress completely; "She was crushed by his refusal of her invitation"; "The death of her son smashed her".
CRUSH, verb. Crush or bruise; "jam a toe".
CRUSH, verb. Make ineffective; "Martin Luther King tried to break down racial discrimination".
CRUSH, verb. Become injured, broken, or distorted by pressure; "The plastic bottle crushed against the wall".

Wise words

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Yiddish Proverb