crush

phonetic symbol: / krʌ́ʃ / 

crush - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ the act of crushing
compaction , crunch

[ noun ]
■ temporary love of an adolescent
calf love , infatuation , puppy love

[ noun ]
■ a dense crowd of people
jam , press

[ noun ]
■ leather that has had its grain pattern accentuated
crushed leather

[ verb ]
■ break into small pieces
e.g.)
・The car crushed the toy

[ verb ]
■ become injured, broken, or distorted by pressure
e.g.)
・The plastic bottle crushed against the wall

[ verb ]
■ come out better in a competition, race, or conflict
beat , beat out , shell , trounce , vanquish

[ verb ]
■ make ineffective
break down

[ verb ]
■ crush or bruise
jam

[ verb ]
■ to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition
e.g.)
・crush an aluminum can
mash , squash , squeeze , squelch

[ verb ]
■ humiliate or depress completely
e.g.)
・She was crushed by his refusal of her invitation
demolish , smash

[ verb ]
■ come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority
oppress , suppress

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