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Synonyms for smash
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. knock, bash, bang, smash, belt(noun)

    a vigorous blow

    "the sudden knock floored him"; "he took a bash right in his face"; "he got a bang on the head"

    Synonyms:
    crash, bam, swath, boot, clap, bang, fringe, strike, thrill, smasher, roast, rap, belted ammunition, belt, kick, knock, rush, flush, overhead, brawl, smash-up, belt ammunition, charge, whang, whack, hit, knocking, eruption, bash, do, blast

  2. smash, smash-up(noun)

    a serious collision (especially of motor vehicles)

    Synonyms:
    knock, belt, strike, bang, overhead, smasher, hit, bash, crash, smash-up

  3. overhead, smash(noun)

    a hard return hitting the tennis ball above your head

    Synonyms:
    crash, command overhead, operating cost, bang, operating expense, strike, viewgraph, command processing overhead, smash-up, belt, knock, smasher, overhead, budget items, command processing overhead time, hit, disk overhead, bash

  4. crash, smash(noun)

    the act of colliding with something

    "his crash through the window"; "the fullback's smash into the defensive line"

    Synonyms:
    clangor, clang, bang, clash, strike, wreck, smasher, smash-up, clangoring, collapse, belt, clank, knock, overhead, hit, clangour, crash, bash

  5. hit, smash, smasher, strike, bang(verb)

    a conspicuous success

    "that song was his first hit and marked the beginning of his career"; "that new Broadway show is a real smasher"; "the party went with a bang"

    Synonyms:
    charge, hit, crash, belt, fringe, beauty, knock, bam, strike, ten-strike, striking, clap, lulu, stunner, kick, looker, eruption, boot, sweetheart, smasher, flush, thrill, collision, work stoppage, ravisher, hitting, rap, tap, bash, blast, rush, overhead, bang, peach, mantrap, smash-up, dish, knockout

  6. smash, nail, boom, blast(verb)

    hit hard

    "He smashed a 3-run homer"

    Synonyms:
    boom out, cop, shoot, crush, bankrupt, complete, thunder, nail, nail down, pass with flying colors, arrest, bang up, nab, din, smash up, ruin, boom, demolish, pillory, break, breeze through, ace, blare, sweep through, sail through, pinpoint, collar, apprehend, savage, peg, thrive, pick up, expand, flourish, crucify, blast, dash, knock down, shell

  7. smash, dash(verb)

    break into pieces, as by striking or knocking over

    "Smash a plate"

    Synonyms:
    scare off, ruin, shoot, demolish, scoot, pall, frighten away, blast, flash, scare, crush, bang up, bankrupt, break, smash up, daunt, scud, nail, scare away, crash, boom, frighten off, dart, dash

  8. bankrupt, ruin, break, smash(verb)

    reduce to bankruptcy

    "My daughter's fancy wedding is going to break me!"; "The slump in the financial markets smashed him"

    Synonyms:
    crack, break away, give way, soften, reveal, develop, unwrap, conk out, part, collapse, die, smash up, transgress, founder, weaken, dash, discover, bang up, snap off, stop, go, demote, break out, separate, split, give away, destroy, damp, deflower, offend, get out, fracture, relegate, bring out, violate, divulge, pause, let on, get around, interrupt, wear out, cave in, break-dance, crush, break up, check, give out, break in, give, split up, better, burst, go bad, boom, breach, break off, disclose, bust, erupt, recrudesce, break dance, go against, dampen, fall in, bump, let out, ruin, fall apart, kick downstairs, blast, nail, break down, infract, fail, come apart, bankrupt, expose, break, demolish, discontinue, intermit, wear

  9. smash(verb)

    hit violently

    "She smashed her car against the guard rail"

    Synonyms:
    demolish, bang up, crush, bankrupt, blast, ruin, boom, smash up, break, nail, dash

  10. crush, smash, demolish(verb)

    humiliate or depress completely

    "She was crushed by his refusal of her invitation"; "The death of her son smashed her"

    Synonyms:
    vanquish, pulverise, bang up, squelch, trounce, beat, break down, ruin, dash, demolish, oppress, suppress, break, smash up, destroy, pulverize, squeeze, nail, bankrupt, crush, mash, boom, squash, beat out, shell, jam, blast

  11. bang up, smash up, smash(verb)

    damage or destroy as if by violence

    "The teenager banged up the car of his mother"

    Synonyms:
    knock up, demolish, smash up, crush, bang up, blast, ruin, boom, impregnate, prang up, break, nail, dash, bankrupt

  12. smash(verb)

    hit (a tennis ball) in a powerful overhead stroke

    Synonyms:
    demolish, bang up, crush, bankrupt, blast, ruin, boom, smash up, break, nail, dash

  13. smash(verb)

    collide or strike violently and suddenly

    "The motorcycle smashed into the guard rail"

    Synonyms:
    demolish, bang up, crush, bankrupt, blast, ruin, boom, smash up, break, nail, dash

  14. smash(verb)

    overthrow or destroy (something considered evil or harmful)

    "The police smashed the drug ring after they were tipped off"

    Synonyms:
    demolish, bang up, crush, bankrupt, blast, ruin, boom, smash up, break, nail, dash

  15. smash(adverb)

    break suddenly into pieces, as from a violent blow

    "The window smashed"

    Synonyms:
    demolish, bang up, crush, bankrupt, blast, ruin, boom, smash up, break, nail, dash

  16. smash, smashingly(adverb)

    with a loud crash

    "the car went smash through the fence"

    Synonyms:
    smashingly

Wiktionary

  1. smash(noun)

    Synonyms:
    smash hit, crash, wallop, pound, dash, thump, trounce, shatter, slaughter

  2. smash(noun)

    To break (something brittle) violently.

    I could hear the screech of the brakes, then the horrible smash of cars colliding.

    Synonyms:
    crash, smash hit, wallop, shatter, slaughter, thump, dash, pound, trounce

  3. smash(noun)

    To hit extremely hard.

    The driver and two passengers were badly injured in the smash.

    Synonyms:
    crash, smash hit, shatter, pound, thump, slaughter, trounce, dash, wallop

  4. smash(noun)

    To ruin completely and suddenly.

    The news smashed any hopes of a reunion.

    Synonyms:
    smash hit, crash, trounce, thump, wallop, shatter, pound, slaughter, dash

  5. smash(verb)

    To defeat overwhelmingly.

    The Indians smashed the Yankees 22-0.

    Synonyms:
    smash hit, crash, pound, trounce, slaughter, shatter, thump, wallop, dash

  6. smash(verb)

    To deform through continuous pressure.

    I slowly smashed the modeling clay flat with the palm of my hand.

    Synonyms:
    slaughter, pound, dash, wallop, shatter, trounce, thump

  7. smash(verb)

    To be destroyed by being smashed.

    The crockery smashed as it hit the floor.

    Synonyms:
    wallop, slaughter, shatter, pound, dash, trounce, thump

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. smash

    To break is to divide sharply, with severance of particles, as by a blow or strain. To burst is to break by pressure from within, as a bombshell, but it is used also for the result of violent force otherwise exerted; as, to burst in a door, where the door yields as if to an explosion. To crush is to break by pressure from without, as an egg-shell. To crack is to break without complete severance of parts; a cracked cup or mirror may still hold together. Fracture has a somewhat similar sense. In a fractured limb, the ends of the broken bone may be separated, tho both portions are still retained within the common muscular tissue. A shattered object is broken suddenly and in numerous directions; as, a vase is shattered by a blow, a building by an earthquake. A shivered glass is broken into numerous minute, needle-like fragments. To smash is to break thoroughly to pieces with a crashing sound by some sudden act of violence; a watch once smashed will scarcely be worth repair. To split is to cause wood to crack or part in the way of the grain, and is applied to any other case where a natural tendency to separation is enforced by an external cause; as, to split a convention or a party. To demolish is to beat down, as a mound, building, fortress, etc.; to destroy is to put by any process beyond restoration physically, mentally, or morally; to destroy an army is so to shatter and scatter it that it can not be rallied or reassembled as a fighting force. Compare REND.

    Synonyms:
    bankrupt, break, burst, cashier, crack, crush, demolish, destroy, fracture, rend, rive, rupture, sever, shatter, shiver, split, sunder, transgress

    Antonyms:
    attach, bind, fasten, join, mend, secure, solder, unite, weld

    Preposition:
    Break to pieces, or in pieces, into several pieces (when the object is thought of as divided rather than shattered); break with a friend; from or away from a suppliant; break into a house; out of prison; break across one's knee; break through a hedge; break in upon one's retirement; break over the rules; break on or upon the shore, against the rocks.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. smash(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    crush, mash, dash to pieces, break in pieces

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. smash(n)

    Synonyms:
    destruction, ruin, wreck, bankruptcy

  2. smash(v)

    Synonyms:
    shiver, crush

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "smash":

    crush, break, smashed

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Smash":

    mash-ups.co.uk, smash@www.mash-ups.co.uk

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How to use smash in a sentence?

  1. Petro Poroshenko:

    If the enemy doesn't want to abide by the cease-fire, if he doesn't want to put an end to the suffering of peaceful people, Ukrainian villages and town, we will smash them in the teeth.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    When you're surrounded by deepest darkness, it's hard to even think about a ray of Sunshine. Likewise it's difficult to think of justice, when you see the triumph of evil and deceit, and the defeat of truth and honesty all around us. Nonetheless, just as the first ray of Sun penetrates the dark and illuminates our world, the justice of Supreme Power prevails to uproot and smash the evil. The promise is that you will always get double of what was taken away from you; see e.g. the following lines from Holy Book: "Because you got a double dose of trouble and more than your share of contempt, your inheritance in the land will be doubled and your joy go on forever." The justice from Supreme Power shall thus prevail - always! Never lose the Hope and keep your Faith strong!

  3. Francois Molins:

    He said that when he got on the train he had no terrorism plan ... in his statements, which I deem far-fetched, he said he planned to rob the passengers of their money, smash a window and then jump out.

  4. Tim Peters:

    It's very important to recognize that North Korea is truly, based on Smash Kim Jong Un reports... one of the great human rights disaster areas that we have in the world today, and included in that is food security.

  5. Steven Hancock:

    If( someone can) go to a show( they) always will, but for all of the limiting factors as to why people can't get to live shows, be it geographical restrictions, age restrictions, or cost... we realized there might be an opportunity to smash all those barriers and truly globalize music.

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Translations for smash

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  • esmaixadaCatalan, Valencian
  • smečCzech
  • zerschellen, zerbrechen, zusammenschlagen, schmettern, zerschmettern, zertrümmernGerman
  • frakasiEsperanto
  • estrellar, destrozar, machucar, golpearSpanish
  • درهم کوبیدنPersian
  • murskata, paukaus, iskulyönti, pirstoa, murskautua, rämähdys, hitti, jysäyttää, mäiskäistäFinnish
  • smash, percuter, fracasser, écraserFrench
  • brisScottish Gaelic
  • गरजHindi
  • mölvaIcelandic
  • smashItalian
  • 打ち砕くJapanese
  • haukuru, haukereMāori
  • klap, dreun, voltreffer, smashDutch
  • golpear, batida, smashPortuguese
  • грохот, смэш, громить, разгромить, грохнуть, долбануть, сокрушить, крушение, успех, ударить, вмазать, разбить, рубануть, разбитьсяRussian
  • smeč, смечSerbo-Croatian
  • smashSwedish
  • బాదు, నాశనం చేయుTelugu
  • çiviTurkish
  • צעברעכןYiddish

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