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smash noun

1 breaking noisily into pieces

VERB + SMASH hear

PREP. with a ~ The plate hit the floor with a smash. | ~ of He heard the smash of breaking glass.

2 car, etc. crash

ADJ. head-on | bus, car, train | motorway, road

VERB + SMASH have

PREP. in a/the ~ Four people were seriously injured in a head-on smash on the A45.

3 in tennis

ADJ. powerful | overhead

VERB + SMASH hit He can hit a powerful overhead smash.