crush


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Synonyms for crush

Synonyms for crush

to press forcefully so as to break up into a pulpy mass

to break up into tiny particles

to bring to an end forcibly as if by imposing a heavy weight

to impair severely something such as the spirit, health, or effectiveness of

to affect deeply or completely, as with emotion

to act on with a steady pushing force

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to extract from by applying pressure

an enormous number of persons gathered together

an extravagant, short-lived romantic attachment

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Synonyms for crush

leather that has had its grain pattern accentuated

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a dense crowd of people

temporary love of an adolescent

come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority

to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition

break into small pieces

humiliate or depress completely

crush or bruise

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make ineffective

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become injured, broken, or distorted by pressure

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"I could have bought that off whoever crushed it and gave back to the community.
From the experiment and simulation results, we obtain the average particle size of the crushed material and calculate the crushing ratio.
It is necessary for the bumper beams fitted at the front and rear of the vehicle to possess sufficient stiffness and strength to clear differing national low-speed crush regulations.
She says the reason she's into her girl crush is because "she's so organized and a leader." Rebecca B., 15, admires her crush's ability to make everyone feel at ease.
Therefore, within the duration of our study, diabetic rats with crush injury that received quercetin failed to reach full recovery of sciatic nerve sensory function, whereas their motor functions reflected by a sciatic function index (SFI) showed full recovery.
With February 14 tomorrow, some of Hollywood's top stars reveal their celeb crushes and the secret Valentine's they'll be thinking of this and every year.
For now, there are some countries where the "Candy Crush Soda Saga" game is still unavailable.
offered one from AUB, where a guy confessed his crush for a handicapped girl.
Life would be perfect if your crush always liked you back, but sometimes he or she might not be interested in you.
Designed to put a multiproduct acne treatment kit into one convenient tube, First Crush 3-in-1 combines three products in one.
(3) Crushing these granules will expose omeprazole to the acidic gastric contents, reducing its half-life to less than 10 minutes at a pH of <4.3 Some formulations, such as nitrates, may be sugar- or film-coated to protect against light and should therefore be administered immediately after being crushed.
-- California growers delivered 103,000 tons more winegrapes to wineries in 2007 than they did in 2006, for a total winegrape crush of 3,239,000 tons, according to the preliminary Grape Crush Report released by the California Department of Food and Agriculture.
Red Dragon FM's 'Crush the Car' competition will take place live on Friday's breakfast show.
"At the driver's door, the car has only about 15 centimeters (6 inches) of crush distance," says Sicking.