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Synonyms for crash

Synonyms for crash

to undergo wrecking

to come together or come up against with force

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to strike, set down, or close in such a way as to make a loud noise

to strike together with a loud, harsh noise

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to undergo sudden financial failure

to go to bed

a loud striking together

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a forceful movement causing a loud noise

a wrecking of a vehicle

violent forcible contact between two or more things

an abrupt disastrous failure

designed to meet emergency needs as quickly as possible

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Synonyms for crash

a loud resonant repeating noise

a serious accident (usually involving one or more vehicles)

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a sudden large decline of business or the prices of stocks (especially one that causes additional failures)

the act of colliding with something

(computer science) an event that causes a computer system to become inoperative

fall or come down violently

move with, or as if with, a crashing noise

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undergo damage or destruction on impact

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move violently as through a barrier

break violently or noisily

occupy, usually uninvited

make a sudden loud sound

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enter uninvited

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hurl or thrust violently

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undergo a sudden and severe downturn

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sleep in a convenient place

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Sleet also points to other local strategies in place that reduce the likelihood of crashes.
Hla's team now has developed a two-step method that uses these crashes to supply high-purity raw ingredients for nanoscale builders.
According to the California Highway Patrol, which has jurisdiction over the area's highways, 14 people were killed in 13 crashes so far this year, compared with 12 motorists dying in a dozen crashes last year.
Deadly hit and run crashes most often occur on weekends and during the evening," said Peter Kissinger.
We feel it is a very real safety problem - 8,000 people a year are killed in unlicensed-driver crashes,'' said Stephanie Faul, AAA Foundation spokeswoman.
The New Year's period, which includes the evening of December 31, January 1 and the early morning hours of January 2, showed a significant increase in the proportion of daytime and nighttime crashes involving alcohol throughout the 9 years we analyzed," said study author Steven Bloch, Ph.
I've seen them all - fatality crashes, fender benders,'' said Kobe, 39, who will return to administrative duties at the Santa Clarita station on Monday.
A lap shoulder belt will give you better protection in frontal crashes and it will also give you effective protection in side impact crashes and rollover.
Had that determination been made at the time, subsequent crashes like this summer's might have been averted.
A separate Automobile Club of Southern California analysis of California crash data shows that teens 15-17 years of age were at fault in 68% of the fatal crashes in which they were involved.
The Every 15 Minutes program, which says one person is killed every 15 minutes in alcohol-related crashes in the nation, took place one day after 18-year-old Kiel Kudroff plowed into a light post at McBean Parkway and Newhall Ranch Road.
PALMDALE - Fatal crashes are up more than 20 percent from last year on Antelope Valley's highways and rural roads.
The original law was passed in 1997 to give teens more experience behind the wheel before they tackle complex driving situations, because vehicle crashes are the primary cause of death for teens and crash statistics show that teen drivers are among the most dangerous on the road.
Killed in the crashes were Gregorio Frias, 20, of Palmdale and a second motorist whose name was not immediately released.