Bedeutung von "collapse" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch


verb us /kəˈlæps/ (present participle collapsing, past tense and past participle collapsed)

to fall down, sometimes breaking into pieces:

The roof collapsed under the weight of the snow.
He collapsed and died of a heart attack.
collapse noun [ no plural ]

the collapse of a building during the earthquake

(Definition von "collapse" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)