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crashing
American English: /ˈkræʃɪŋ/
British English: /ˈkraʃɪŋ/

adjective

  • (British English) [colloquial] (before noun) he's/she's a crashing bore
    es una verdadera lata [colloquial]
    es un plomo [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • The staging was subpar and the costumes a crashing bore to anyone who knows anything about Wagner performances of the last 40 years or so.
    • For the rains, if anything, have now become a crashing bore in Mumbai.
    • At a deeper level, it seems to me that she is a world-class crashing bore.

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