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Synonyms for collide

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Wiktionary3.0 / 1 vote

  1. collideverb


  2. collideverb

    To impact directly, especially if violent

    When a body collides with another, then momentum is conserved.


  3. collideverb

    To come into conflict, or be incompatible

    Tibet collided with the modern world.


Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. clash, jar, collideverb

    be incompatible; be or come into conflict

    "These colors clash"

    jolt, bump around, shake up, clash, jar

  2. collideverb

    cause to collide

    "The physicists collided the particles"

    clash, jar

  3. collide, clashverb

    crash together with violent impact

    "The cars collided"; "Two meteors clashed"

    clash, jar

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. collideverb

    clash, come into collision, strike against each other

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "collide":

    collision, crash, collided

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  1. Amir Siraj:

    Presumably, it was produced by another star, got kicked out of that star's planetary system and just so happened to make its way to our solar system and collide with Earth.

  2. Christen Kuikoua:

    In the name of money and power, nations collide, Killing each other, as if life's a commodity to decide.

  3. Christian Bripschgi:

    College is a place where ideas collide, and the administration should be there to foster an environment where that can take place.

  4. Georg Christoph Lichtenberg:

    When a book and a head collide and there is a hollow sound, is it always from the book?

  5. Samuel Butler:

    Truth is generally kindness, but where the two diverge and collide, kindness should override truth.

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