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English definition of “crash out”

crash out

informal
verb uk phrasal verb with crash   /kræʃ/ us  

(SLEEP)

to go to sleep very quickly because you are very tired: I just want to go home and crash out.Sleep and sleeping

(LOSE)

UK to lose in a sports competition when you were expected to win: He crashed out of the French Open in the second round.Scoring, winning and losing in sportWinning and defeatingLosing and being defeated
(Definition of crash out from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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