Associations to the word «Smash»

Wiktionary

SMASH, noun. The sound of a violent impact; a violent striking together.
SMASH, noun. (British) (colloquial) A traffic accident.
SMASH, noun. (colloquial) (entertainment) Something very successful.
SMASH, noun. (tennis) A very hard overhead shot hit sharply downward.
SMASH, noun. (colloquial) (archaic) bankruptcy
SMASH, verb. To break (something brittle) violently.
SMASH, verb. To hit extremely hard.
SMASH, verb. (figuratively) To ruin completely and suddenly.
SMASH, verb. (transitive) (figuratively) To defeat overwhelmingly.
SMASH, verb. (US) To deform through continuous pressure.
SMASH, verb. (intransitive) To be destroyed by being smashed.
SMASH, verb. (transitive) (slang) (vulgar) (of a man) To have sexual intercourse with.
SMASH AND GRAB, noun. A robbery where a window of a shop or other premises is smashed and items are grabbed as quickly as possible.
SMASH AND GRAB, noun. (by extension) An act of theft, appropriation, or other form of gaining advantage at another's expense that is done quickly and audaciously.
SMASH AND GRABS, noun. Plural of smash and grab
SMASH CUT, noun. (film) (television) An abrupt cut from one scene to another without a transition.
SMASH CUTS, noun. Plural of smash cut
SMASH DOWN, verb. (transitive) To cause to fall down and break by hitting it hard.
SMASH DOWN, verb. (intransitive) To fall heavily.
SMASH HIT, noun. (idiomatic) Something that is tremendously popular or successful.
SMASH HITS, noun. Plural of smash hit
SMASH PRODUCT, noun. (mathematics) For two pointed spaces (i.e. topological spaces with distinguished basepoints) X and Y, the quotient of the product space X × Y under the identifications (x, y0) ∼ (x0, y) for all x ∈ X and y ∈ Y; usually denoted X ∧ Y.
SMASH PRODUCTS, noun. Plural of smash product
SMASH THE STACK, verb. (computing) To corrupt the call stack, causing execution to jump to a random address, sometimes used as a malicious attack on a system.
SMASH UP, verb. (idiomatic) (ambitransitive) to destroy, or be destroyed by smashing.
SMASH UP, verb. (idiomatic) (transitive) to injure or maim

Dictionary definition

SMASH, noun. A vigorous blow; "the sudden knock floored him"; "he took a bash right in his face"; "he got a bang on the head".
SMASH, noun. A serious collision (especially of motor vehicles).
SMASH, noun. A hard return hitting the tennis ball above your head.
SMASH, noun. The act of colliding with something; "his crash through the window"; "the fullback's smash into the defensive line".
SMASH, noun. A conspicuous success; "that song was his first hit and marked the beginning of his career"; "that new Broadway show is a real smasher"; "the party went with a bang".
SMASH, verb. Hit hard; "He smashed a 3-run homer".
SMASH, verb. Break into pieces, as by striking or knocking over; "Smash a plate".
SMASH, verb. Reduce to bankruptcy; "My daughter's fancy wedding is going to break me!"; "The slump in the financial markets smashed him".
SMASH, verb. Hit violently; "She smashed her car against the guard rail".
SMASH, verb. Humiliate or depress completely; "She was crushed by his refusal of her invitation"; "The death of her son smashed her".
SMASH, verb. Damage or destroy as if by violence; "The teenager banged up the car of his mother".
SMASH, verb. Hit (a tennis ball) in a powerful overhead stroke.
SMASH, verb. Collide or strike violently and suddenly; "The motorcycle smashed into the guard rail".
SMASH, verb. Overthrow or destroy (something considered evil or harmful); "The police smashed the drug ring after they were tipped off".
SMASH, verb. Break suddenly into pieces, as from a violent blow; "The window smashed".
SMASH, adverb. With a loud crash; "the car went smash through the fence".

Wise words

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Ernest Hemingway