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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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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The three slitting systems discussed--razor, crush (score), and shear--represent the majority of slitting methods used by the flexible web converting industry.
NOVEMBER Don't expect that crush to turn too-too serious, at least not for now.
In warmer climates, however, "you tend not to crush asphalt in a jaw because it gums up--the heat makes it sticky," he says.
Wait until they are both over each other, because you don't want to hurt your BFF or rush into things with your crush.
Although the impactor may be able to get better wear with an Eagle Crusher high chrome blow bar when crushing asphalt, on a job this small it is more efficient to crush with the medium bars, he notes.
The California grape crush for 1994 was 2,537,029 tons, a drop of about 12% from the 1993 crush and down 19% from the 1982 record crush of 3,115,531 tons.
I was about to give a history speech, when I noticed my crush smiling at me from the front row.
Although bearing acreage fell - and unwelcome rains interrupted the harvest - wine variety crush tonnage was slightly higher in 1989 than in 1988.