smash
1. noun
a) The sound of a violent impact, to strike violently.

I could hear the screech of the brakes, then the horrible smash of cars colliding.

b) A traffic accident.

The driver and two passengers were badly injured in the smash.

2. verb
a) To break (something brittle) violently.

The demolition team smashed the buildings to rubble.

b) To hit extremely hard.

The flying rock smashed the window to pieces.

See Also: go to smash, smash and grab, smash hit, smash into, smash up, smashed, smashing

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  • smash — smash …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • Smash — can be:*A form of cocktail *An onomatopoeic term for a forceful, usually damaging, physical impact or the act of making such an impact. * Attack on Tomorrow , a 1977 Japanese anime also known as Smash! *Barry Darsow, a professional wrestler known …   Wikipedia

  • smash — [ sma(t)ʃ ] n. m. • 1893; mot angl. « coup violent, qui écrase » ♦ Anglic. Au tennis, Coup violent frappé de haut en bas, qui écrase la balle au sol et la fait rebondir hors de la portée de l adversaire. Faire un smash. ⇒ smasher. Coup semblable …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Smash!! — Smash!!! Годы С 2002 по 2005 Страны   …   Википедия

  • Smash — Smash!!! Годы С 2002 по 2005 Страны   …   Википедия

  • Smash — 〈[ smæ̣ʃ] m. 6; Sp.; bes. Tennis〉 Schmetterball [engl., smash „(zer)schmettern“] * * * Smash [smæʃ], der; [s], s [engl. smash, zu: to smash = (zer)schmettern] (bes. Tennis, Badminton): Schmetterschlag, ball. * * * Smash …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Smash — steht für: den Schmetterball im Sport (Tennis, Tischtennis, Badminton, Volleyball), (von englisch: to smash = zerschmettern) ein nur knapp über dem Netz sehr schneller (geschmetterter) Ball, der für den Spielgegner schwer abzuwehren ist Smash Hit …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • smash — smash·able; smash·ery; smash; smash·er; smash·ing·ly; …   English syllables

  • smash — [n1] collision; defeat accident, bang, bash, blast, blow, boom, breakdown, breaking, breakup, burst, clap, collapse, crack, crack up, crash, debacle, destruction, disaster, downfall, failure, pile up, ruin, shattering, slam, smashup, sock, wallop …   New thesaurus

  • smash — [smash] vt. [prob. < s , intens. + MASH] 1. to break or shatter into pieces with noise or violence 2. to hit (a tennis ball, badminton bird, etc.) with a hard overhand stroke 3. to hit with a hard, heavy blow or impact 4. to ruin completely;… …   English World dictionary

  • Smash — [smæʃ] der; [s], s <aus gleichbed. engl. smash zu to smash »(zer)schmettern«>: a) Schmetterschlag; b) Schmetterball (Tennis) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

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