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English definition of “smash”


verb (MOVE FORCEFULLY)    /smæʃ/
[I or T, + adv/prep] to cause something to move with great force against something hard, usually causing damage or injury : Several boats were smashed against the rocks during the storm . He tried to smash the door down to get to me. The car was travelling very fast when it smashed into the tree . He threatened to smash my face in if I didn't give him the money .Damaging and spoilingDestroying and demolishing [I or T] in tennis , to hit the ball down towards the ground quickly and forcefully Tennis and racket sports
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