Synonyms of crash in English:



  • 5 he crashed down the telephone receiver
    slam, bang, ram, smack
  • 7 he used up his fortune repaying creditors after his clothing company crashed
    fail, collapse, fold (up), go under, founder, be ruined, cave in; go bankrupt, become insolvent, cease trading, go into receivership, go into liquidation, be liquidated, be wound up, be closed (down), be shut (down)
    informal go broke, go bust, go bump, go to the wall, go belly up, come a cropper, flop, flatline
  • 8 informal they crashed someone's party
    gatecrash, come uninvited to, sneak into, slip into, invade, butt in on, intrude on/into
    informal horn in on


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