crush

Part of speech: noun

Crusher.

Part of speech: verb

To press out of shape; break or be broken by pressure; conquer.

Part of speech: noun

A violent colliding; breaking by violent pressure.

Part of speech: noun

A crowd; jam.

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Usage examples "crush":

  1. The stone, which is usually single, may be so large and so hard that it is necessary to crush it before it can be removed. - "Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition.", Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson.
  2. Your fingers are hard as iron, and they crush right into a fellow! - "Frank Merriwell's Chums", Burt L. Standish.
  3. So one of his friends suggested that he should crush it under the heel of his boot as it was no good. - "The One Great Reality", Louisa Clayton.