Translation of "crash" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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crashverb

uk /kræʃ/ us /kræʃ/

crash verb (HAVE AN ACCIDENT)

B1 [ I or T ] If a vehicle crashes or someone crashes it, it is involved in an accident, usually a serious one in which the vehicle is damaged and someone is hurt.

撞(车);撞毁,撞坏;坠毁
We skidded on the ice and crashed. 我们在冰上打滑撞了(另一辆)车。
The plane crashed into a mountainside. 飞机撞到了山坡上。
Her brother borrowed her motorbike and crashed it. 她弟弟借用她的摩托车,结果给撞坏了。

More examples

  • Convinced the plane was about to crash, many people were sobbing and in hysterics.
  • They had a narrow escape when their car crashed.
  • The ill-fated aircraft later crashed into the hillside.
  • The plane appeared to have crashed because of a mechanical problem.
  • The plane crashed mere minutes after take-off.

crash verb (MAKE A NOISE)

[ I or T, usually + adv/prep ] to hit something, often making a loud noise or causing damage

(使)猛撞(常发出巨大声响或造成破坏)
We could hear waves crashing on/against the shore. 我们能听到海浪哗哗地拍打着海岸。
Suddenly, cymbals crashed and the orchestra began playing. 突然,铙钹声砰然响起,乐队开始了演奏。
A dog came crashing through the bushes. 狗嗖的一声蹿过灌木丛。
Without warning, the tree crashed through the roof. 在毫无前兆的情况下,那棵树轰隆一下子压塌了屋顶。

crash verb (FAIL)

C1 [ I ] If something such as a business crashes, it suddenly fails or becomes unsuccessful.

(公司等)垮台,破产,崩溃,崩盘
Investors were seriously worried when the stock market began to crash. 股市开始狂跌,投资者们人心惶惶。

B2 [ I ] If a computer or system crashes, it suddenly stops operating.

(计算机或系统)瘫痪,死机
My laptop's crashed again. 我的笔记本电脑又死机了。

crash verb (SLEEP)

[ I ] informal to sleep at someone else's house for the night, especially when you have not planned it

(尤指事先无计划而留在别人家里)过夜,睡觉
They crashed on my floor after the party. 聚会后他们在我家打了地铺。

crash verb (ENTER WITHOUT PERMISSION)

[ T ] informal to go to a party or other event without an invitation

(未经邀请)擅自闯入(聚会等)
We tried to crash the party, but the bouncers wouldn't let us in. 我们想闯进去参加聚会,可是保安拦住了我们。
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crashnoun [ C ]

uk /kræʃ/ us /kræʃ/

crash noun [ C ] (ACCIDENT)

B1 an accident involving a vehicle, usually a serious one in which the vehicle is damaged or someone is hurt

撞车事故;失事
a car crash 撞车事故
She had a crash on the way to work. 她在上班路上撞车了。
They were only slightly injured in the crash. 他们在撞车事故中只受了点轻伤。

More examples

  • Victims of the crash will be compensated for their injuries.
  • Human error has been blamed for the air crash.
  • There was an extended news bulletin because of the plane crash.
  • The crash was caused by metal fatigue in one of the propeller blades.
  • The barrier absorbed the main impact of the crash.

crash noun [ C ] (NOISE)

B2 a sudden loud noise made when something breaks or falls

(物体破裂或掉落时发出的)咔嚓声,哗啦声
I heard a loud crash in the kitchen. 我听见厨房里哗啦一声巨响。
The vase landed on the floor with a crash. 花瓶砰的一声掉在了地板上。

crash noun [ C ] (FAILURE)

C1 a sudden large fall in the value of a country's businesses

狂跌;倒闭,破产
They lost a lot of money in the Stock Market crash. 股市暴跌让他们损失了很多钱。

a situation when a computer or system suddenly stops operating

(计算机或系统的)突然瘫痪,死机
a computer crash 计算机瘫痪

crashadjective [ before noun ]

uk /kræʃ/ us /kræʃ/ UK informal

quick and involving a lot of effort

迅速全面的;速成的;应急的
The company undertook a crash programme of machine replacement. 公司采取了更换机器的应急方案。

(Translation of “crash” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)