Word:

Crush

Pronunciation: krŭsh
v. t.1.To press or bruise between two hard bodies; to squeeze, so as to destroy the natural shape or integrity of the parts, or to force together into a mass; as, to crush grapes.
[imp. & p. p. Crushed (krŭsht); p. pr. & vb. n. Crushing.]
2.To reduce to fine particles by pounding or grinding; to comminute; as, to crush quartz.
3.To overwhelm by pressure or weight; to beat or force down, as by an incumbent weight.
To crush the pillars which the pile sustain.
- Dryden.
4.To oppress or burden grievously.
Thou shalt be only oppressed and crushed alway.
- Deut. xxviii. 33.
5.To overcome completely; to subdue totally.
6.to subdue or overwhelm (a person) by argument or a cutting remark; to cause (a person) to feel chagrin or humiliation; to squelch.
To crush a cup
to drink.
To crush out
a - To force out or separate by pressure, as juice from grapes.
b - To overcome or destroy completely; to suppress.
v. i.1.To be or become broken down or in, or pressed into a smaller compass, by external weight or force; as, an eggshell crushes easily.
n.1.A violent collision or compression; a crash; destruction; ruin.
The wreck of matter, and the crush of worlds.
- Addison.
2.Violent pressure, as of a crowd; a crowd which produced uncomfortable pressure; as, a crush at a reception.
Crush hat
a hat which collapses, and can be carried under the arm, and when expanded is held in shape by springs; hence, any hat not injured by compressing.
Crush room
a large room in a theater, opera house, etc., where the audience may promenade or converse during the intermissions; a foyer.
Noun1.crush - leather that has had its grain pattern accentuated
Synonyms: crushed leather
2.crush - a dense crowd of people
Synonyms: jam, press
3.Crushcrush - temporary love of an adolescent
4.crush - the act of crushing
Synonyms: compaction, crunch
Verb1.crush - come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority; "The government oppresses political activists"
Synonyms: oppress, suppress
2.crush - to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition; "crush an aluminum can"; "squeeze a lemon"
Synonyms: mash, squash, squeeze, squelch
3.crush - come out better in a competition, race, or conflict; "Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship"; "We beat the competition"; "Harvard defeated Yale in the last football game"
4.crush - break into small pieces; "The car crushed the toy"
5.crush - humiliate or depress completely; "She was crushed by his refusal of her invitation"; "The death of her son smashed her"
Synonyms: demolish, smash
6.crush - crush or bruise; "jam a toe"
Synonyms: jam
7.crush - make ineffective; "Martin Luther King tried to break down racial discrimination"
Synonyms: break down
8.crush - become injured, broken, or distorted by pressure; "The plastic bottle crushed against the wall"
To dream that you are crushing something, denotes that you are under tremendous stress over a decision that you need to make. To dream that you have a crush on somebody, is a literal reflection of your attraction and fascination for that person. To see your crush in your dream, represents your current infatuation with him or her. If you dream that somebody has a crush on your, then it represent you own sense of worthiness and esteem. To dream about a former crush, refers to that particular period in your life and what you were feeling. The former crush represents a point in time when you first had the crush on that person.abase, abash, abolish, abrade, affection, afflict, aggrieve, anguish, annihilate, answer, answer conclusively, argue down, army, asphyxiate, atomize, batter, bear, bear down, beat, beat down, bellyful, beloved, beloved object, bend, blot out, bottle up, bray, break down, break into pieces, break to pieces, break up, brecciate, bring down, bring low, bring to tears, bring to terms, bruise, buck, bumper, butter, calf love, capacity, case, cataplasm, censor, charge, chew, choke off, clamp, clamp down on, clamping, clamping down, cluster, cohue, comminute, complement, compress, compression, confound, confute, conquer, contradict, contriturate, controvert, contuse, cork, cork up, crack down on, cram, crash, crease, crinkle, crowd, crumb, crumble, crumple, crunch, cut to pieces, cut up, damp down, darling, dash, dear, dear one, dearly beloved, debase, defeat, degrade, deluge, demean, demolish, demoralize, dental pulp, deny, depress, desolate, destroy, devastate, diffuse, diminish, disgrace, disintegrate, dismiss, disperse, dispose of, disrupt, draw tears, drove, drown, dump, dump on, embarrass, embitter, ensphere, express, extinguish, fell, fill, finish, fission, flatten, flock, flood, floor, flour, fondness, fragment, full house, full measure, gag, galaxy, grain, granulate, granulize, grate, grieve, grind, grind to powder, gust, gusto, heap, hold down, horde, host, humble, humiliate, infatuation, inundate, jam, jam up, jump on, keep down, keep under, kill, knock down, lading, legion, levigate, light of love, likes, liking, load, love, loved one, lower, macerate, maim, make mincemeat of, mangle, mash, mass, master, masticate, mill, mince, mob, mortify, mouthful, multitude, mush, muzzle, nip, nonplus, obliterate, oppress, overcome, overmaster, overpower, override, overthrow, overturn, overwhelm, panoply, paper pulp, parry, pash, passing fancy, passion, paste, pestle, pinch, pith, plaster, porridge, poultice, pound, pour water on, powder, press, pressure, prostrate, psych out, pudding, pulp, pulp lead, pulpify, pulpwood, pulverize, puppy love, push, put down, put to silence, quash, quell, quench, rabble, rag pulp, rebut, reduce, reduce to powder, reduce to silence, refute, relish, repress, ride down, rout, ruck, ruin, rumple, sauce, scatter, scrunch, set down, settle, shake, shame, shard, shatter, shiver, shred, shut down on, shut up, silence, sit down on, sit on, skinful, smash all opposition, smash up, smother, snootful, sorrow, spate, splinter, sponge, squab, squash, squeeze, squeezing, squelch, squish, stanch, stifle, strangle, stultify, subdue, subjugate, subvert, suffocate, sulfate pulp, sulfite pulp, suppress, take down, taste, thrash, throng, throttle, tighten, tightening, torment, trample down, trample underfoot, tread underfoot, trip up, triturate, truelove, tweak, tyrannize, unbrace, undermine, undo, unman, unnerve, unstring, upset, vanquish, wad up, weakness, well-beloved, white lead, wood pulp, wreck, wrinkle
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