crash


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to crash: crash course, crash and burn
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • noun
  • verb
  • adj
  • phrase

Synonyms for crash

Synonyms for crash

to undergo wrecking

to come together or come up against with force

Synonyms

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

to strike together with a loud, harsh noise

Synonyms

to undergo sudden financial failure

to go to bed

a loud striking together

Synonyms

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

Synonyms

Synonyms for crash

a loud resonant repeating noise

a serious accident (usually involving one or more vehicles)

Synonyms

Related Words

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

Related Words

undergo damage or destruction on impact

Synonyms

Related Words

move violently as through a barrier

break violently or noisily

occupy, usually uninvited

make a sudden loud sound

Related Words

enter uninvited

Related Words

hurl or thrust violently

Synonyms

Related Words

undergo a sudden and severe downturn

Related Words

sleep in a convenient place

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Perhaps the most famous crash test dummy in the world is Buster of the Mythbusters TV show: http://dsc.
Overall, seniors are among some of the safest drivers on the road, until they get up in the 80s, when their crash and injury rate approximates teenagers,'' said Carol Thorp, spokeswoman for the Automobile Club of Southern California.
We have found that some race cars experience 140 Gs during a crash," says Melvin.
Four crash sensors attached on both sides of the front fork detect changes in acceleration caused by frontal impacts.
In Cannes, many of those who walked into Crash cold felt they had been blind-sided.
On 12 March three crew members of a Helicopter Antisubmarine Squadron Light 46 SH-60B Seahawk were killed following a crash during operations from Hayler (DD 997) in the Mediterranean Sea.
The financial crash of August 1998 delivered the shock that the Russian elite needed, but the reformers had failed to impose.
Therefore, police administrators should integrate response procedures into their departments' crash management programs that provide aid to victims, protect the crash site, and afford mental health services for people involved.
Ballard hastens to add that Crash is "a cautionary tale," a deadpan exploration of extreme atrocity in the mode of Swift's "A Modest Proposal.
It is our desire to reduce the number of crashes this holiday season by educating all drivers about specific behaviors that increase their crash risk.
National Transportation Safety Board investigators say they will not hold a public hearing on the crash of Comair Flight 5191, which crashed in Kentucky in August.
MOJAVE -- Bones of two World War II airmen who died in a 1944 bomber crash will be flown to Hawaii for identification after 62 years lying forgotten in the Mojave Desert.
You'd think using a hands-free phone would be less distracting, so it wouldn't increase crash risk as much as using a handheld phone," Anne McCartt, IIHS vice president and one of the authors of the study, said in a statement.
Too often today, restraint engineers say, the computers that control air bag firing misjudge the severity of a crash.