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Pronunciation : Crash (kr)
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [OE. crashen, the same word as crasen to break, E. craze. See Craze.]
Definition : Defn: To break in pieces violently; to dash together with noise and violence. [R.] He shakt his head, and crasht his teeth for ire. Fairfax.

t. [imp & p. p. Crashed (kr; p. pr & vb. n. Crashing.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Crash
Part of Speech : v.
Definition : 1. To make a loud, clattering sound, as of many things falling and breaking at once; to break in pieces with a harsh noise. Roofs were blazing and walls crashing in every part of the city. Macualay.

2. To break with violence and noise; as, the chimney in falling crashed through the roof.

i.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Crash
Part of Speech : n.
Definition : 1. A loud, sudden, confused sound, as of manu things falling and breaking at once. The wreck of matter and the crash of worlds. Addison.

2. Ruin; failure; sudden breaking down, as of a business house or a commercial enterprise.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Crash
Part of Speech : n.
Etymology : [L. crassus coarse. See Crass.]
Definition : Defn: Coarse, heavy, narrow linen cloth, used esp. for towels.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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