Translation of "crash" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /kræʃ/ us /kræʃ/

B1 an accident in which a vehicle hits something

scontro, incidente
a car/plane crash un incidente d’auto/aereo

a sudden, loud noise made when something falls or breaks

I heard a crash and hurried into the kitchen. Ho sentito un fracasso e sono andata di corsa in cucina.
verb uk /kræʃ/ us /kræʃ/

B1 If a vehicle crashes, it hits something by accident.

scontrarsi, fracassarsi
The van skidded and crashed into a tree. Il furgone ha slittato e si è fracassato contro un albero.

If a computer or computer system crashes, it suddenly stops working.

andare in crash

to hit something and make a loud noise

The waves crashed against the rocks. Le onde si frangevano contro le rocce.

(Translation of “crash” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)