Definition of car crash in English:

car crash

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noun

informal
A chaotic or disastrous situation that holds a ghoulish fascination for observers: her life is turning into a car crash [as modifier]: a classic piece of car-crash television
More example sentences
  • The show was bizarrely bad this week, it felt like watching a car crash.
  • It's disorganised, chaotic, ideas mashed together like a car crash.
  • We've all heard the phrase "car crash television" - well, this is a car crash website.

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