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Meaning of SMASH

Pronunciation:  smash

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a conspicuous success; "that song was his first hit and marked the beginning of his career"; "that new Broadway show is a real smasher"
  2. [n]  the act of colliding with something; "his crash through the window"; "the fullback's smash into the defensive line"
  3. [n]  a hard return hitting the tennis ball above your head
  4. [n]  a serious collision (especially of motor vehicles)
  5. [n]  a vigorous blow; "the sudden knock floored him"; "he took a bash right in his face"; "he got a bang on the head"
  6. [adv]  with a loud crash; "the car went smash through the fence"
  7. [v]  break into pieces, as by striking or knocking over; "Smash a plate"
  8. [v]  hit hard; "He smashed a 3-run homer"
  9. [v]  damage or destroy as if by violence; "The teenager banged up the car of his mother"
 

SMASH is a 5 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: bang, bang, bang up, bash, belt, blast, boom, crash, dash, hit, knock, nail, overhead, smash up, smasher, smashingly, smash-up, strike
 
 See Also: blow, break, bump, collision, damage, hit, hitting, impaction, impingement, return, sleeper, striking, success

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Smash\, v. t. (Lawn Tennis)
    To hit (the ball) from above the level of the net with a very
    hard overhand stroke.
    
    
  2. \Smash\ (sm[a^]sh), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Smashed}
    (sm[a^]sht); p. pr. & vb. n. {Smashing}.] [Cf. Sw. smisk a
    blow, stroke, smiska to strike, dial. Sw. smaske to kiss with
    a noise, and E. smack a loud kiss, a slap.]
    To break in pieces by violence; to dash to pieces; to crush.
    
          Here everything is broken and smashed to pieces.
                                                   --Burke.
    
    
  3. \Smash\, v. i.
    To break up, or to pieces suddenly, as the result of
    collision or pressure.
    
    
  4. \Smash\, n.
    1. A breaking or dashing to pieces; utter destruction; wreck.
    
    2. Hence, bankruptcy. [Colloq.]
    
    
 

 

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