Translation of "collapse" - English-Arabic dictionary


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

to fall down, sometimes breaking into pieces

يَنْهار / يَسْقُط
The roof collapsed under the weight of the snow.

If someone collapses, they fall down, usually as a result of being sick or weak.

يَنْهار / يَسْقُط
He collapsed and died of a heart attack.
collapse uk /kəˈlæps/ noun [ no plural ]

انهيار / سُقوط
the collapse of a building during the earthquake

(Translation of “collapse” from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)