Associations to the word «Smashing»

Wiktionary

SMASHING, adjective. Serving to smash (something).
SMASHING, adjective. (British informal) Wonderful, very good or impressive.
SMASHING, noun. Gerund: The action of the verb to smash.
SMASHING, verb. Present participle of smash

Dictionary definition

SMASHING, noun. The act of breaking something into small pieces.
SMASHING, adjective. Very good; "he did a bully job"; "a neat sports car"; "had a great time at the party"; "you look simply smashing".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats