1. [ verb ] hit hard
Synonyms: blast boom nail

"He smashed a 3-run homer"

Related terms: hit blast
2. [ verb ] break into pieces, as by striking or knocking over
Synonyms: dash

"Smash a plate"

Related terms: break break knock
3. [ noun ] a vigorous blow
Synonyms: bang bash belt knock

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

Related terms: bump slam sock belt
4. [ noun ] a serious collision (especially of motor vehicles)
Synonyms: smash-up
Related terms: collision motor_vehicle
5. [ verb ] break suddenly into pieces, as from a violent blow

"The window smashed"

Related terms: break
6. [ noun ] the act of colliding with something
Synonyms: crash collision

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

Related terms: hit impingement crash
7. [ verb ] damage or destroy as if by violence
Synonyms: smash_up bang_up

"The teenager banged up the car of his mother"

Related terms: damage knock
8. [ adverb ] with a loud crash
Synonyms: smashingly

"the car went smash through the fence"

9. [ verb ] collide or strike violently and suddenly

"The motorcycle smashed into the guard rail"

Related terms: collide
10. [ verb ] overthrow or destroy (something considered evil or harmful)

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

Related terms: demolish
11. [ verb ] humiliate or depress completely
Synonyms: demolish crush

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

Related terms: humiliate demolition
12. [ verb ] hit (a tennis ball) in a powerful overhead stroke
Related terms: hit overhead
13. [ noun ] (sport,tennis) a hard return hitting the tennis ball above your head
Synonyms: overhead
Related terms: return
14. [ verb ] hit violently

"She smashed her car against the guard rail"

Related terms: hit
15. [ verb ] reduce to bankruptcy
Synonyms: bankrupt break ruin

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

Related terms: impoverish bankruptcy
16. [ noun ] a conspicuous success
Synonyms: hit smasher strike bang

"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"

Related terms: success sleeper blockbuster
Similar spelling:   Smoak