Translation of "car crash" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

car crash

noun [ C ] uk /ˈkɑː kræʃ/ us /ˈkɑːr kræʃ/

a serious accident involving one or more cars:

He was killed in a car crash.

[ usually singular ] mainly UK informal something that fails completely or goes extremely badly:

At that time my private life was a car crash.
It could have been an absolute car crash but Dolores stepped in and saved the day.
→ Synonym train wreck


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