Textual thesaurus for "smash"

(adv) smashingly

with a loud crash

the car went smash through the fence

(noun) smasher, strike, bang, hit

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

(noun) crash

the act of colliding with something

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

(noun) overhead

a hard return hitting the tennis ball above your head

(noun) smash-up

a serious collision (especially of motor vehicles)

(noun) bang, bash, belt, knock

a vigorous blow

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

(verb) dash

break into pieces, as by striking or knocking over

Smash a plate

(verb) blast, boom, nail

hit hard

He smashed a 3-run homer

(verb) smash up, bang up

damage or destroy as if by violence

The teenager banged up the car of his mother

(verb) demolish, crush

humiliate or depress completely

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

(verb) bankrupt, break, ruin

reduce to bankruptcy

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