Definitions for smash

Definitions for (noun) smash

Main entry: smash, smasher, strike, bang, hit

Definition: a conspicuous success

Usage: that song was his first hit and marked the beginning of his career; that new Broadway show is a real smasher; the party went with a bang

Main entry: crash, smash

Definition: the act of colliding with something

Usage: his crash through the window; the fullback's smash into the defensive line

Main entry: overhead, smash

Definition: a hard return hitting the tennis ball above your head

Main entry: smash, smash-up

Definition: a serious collision (especially of motor vehicles)

Main entry: bang, bash, belt, smash, knock

Definition: a vigorous blow

Usage: the sudden knock floored him; he took a bash right in his face; he got a bang on the head

Definitions for (verb) smash

Main entry: smash

Definition: break suddenly into pieces, as from a violent blow

Usage: The window smashed

Main entry: smash, dash

Definition: break into pieces, as by striking or knocking over

Usage: Smash a plate

Main entry: smash

Definition: overthrow or destroy (something considered evil or harmful)

Usage: The police smashed the drug ring after they were tipped off

Main entry: blast, boom, smash, nail

Definition: hit hard

Usage: He smashed a 3-run homer

Main entry: smash

Definition: collide or strike violently and suddenly

Usage: The motorcycle smashed into the guard rail

Main entry: smash

Definition: hit (a tennis ball) in a powerful overhead stroke

Main entry: smash, smash up, bang up

Definition: damage or destroy as if by violence

Usage: The teenager banged up the car of his mother

Main entry: demolish, crush, smash

Definition: humiliate or depress completely

Usage: She was crushed by his refusal of her invitation; The death of her son smashed her

Main entry: smash

Definition: hit violently

Usage: She smashed her car against the guard rail

Main entry: bankrupt, break, smash, ruin

Definition: reduce to bankruptcy

Usage: My daughter's fancy wedding is going to break me!; The slump in the financial markets smashed him

Definitions for (adv) smash

Main entry: smash, smashingly

Definition: with a loud crash

Usage: the car went smash through the fence

Visual thesaurus for smash