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3 definitions found
 for Crashing
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Crashing \Crash"ing\, n.
     The noise of many things falling and breaking at once.
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           There shall be . . . a great crashing from the hills.
                                                    --Zeph. i. 10.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Crash \Crash\ (kr[a^]sh), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Crashed
     (kr[a^]sht); p. pr. & vb. n. Crashing.] [OE. crashen, the
     same word as crasen to break, E. craze. See Craze.]
     To break in pieces violently; to dash together with noise and
     violence. [R.]
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           He shakt his head, and crasht his teeth for ire.
                                                    --Fairfax.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  crashing
      adj 1: informal intensifiers; "what a bally (or blinking)
             nuisance"; "a bloody fool"; "a crashing bore"; "you
             flaming idiot" [syn: bally(a), blinking(a),
             bloody(a), blooming(a), crashing(a), flaming(a),
             fucking(a)]

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