Translation of "collapse" - English-Catalan dictionary

collapse

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

to fall down, sometimes breaking into pieces

esfondrar-se
The roof collapsed under the weight of the snow.

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

desplomar-se
He collapsed and died of a heart attack.
collapse noun [ no plural ] uk /kəˈlæps/ us /kəˈlæps/

esfondrament
the collapse of a building during the earthquake

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