crushed crushed  /ˈkrəʃt/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) treated so as to have a permanently wrinkled appearance
  2. (adj) subdued or brought low in condition or status

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Next, he smashed little Einat's head on beach rocks and crushed her skull with the butt of his rifle.
  2. Xiaoping met with the commanders of the troops that crushed the 1989 protest movement.
  3. They knew they were a forgotten tribe, crushed by a military campaign that is denied by the communist leaders of their small, sheltered nation.

News

  1. Microsoft Crushed Sony at E3

    Microsoft Crushed Sony at E3        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

  2. Truckee High senior killed, crushed by truck in rollover crash

    A Truckee High School senior was killed Tuesday when he was crushed by a pickup truck driven by a classmate in a rollover crash.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KCRA 3 Sacramento

  3. Crushed cars recovered from Commencement Bay

    TACOMA (AP) — Three-dozen scrap cars that fell off a barge Feb. 24 in Tacoma’s Commencement Bay have been recovered. The News Tribune reports Global Dive and Salvage removed the cars last week. The crushed cars fell into 240-feet-deep water when an Amix Marine Services barge sprang a lea
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

Quotes

  1. "I just accept the reassurance," Updike, who attends an Episcopalian church, told the AP when asked about his faith. "I remember the times when I was wrestling with these issues that I would feel crushed. I was crushed by the purely...
    on Jun 5, 2006 By: John Updike Source: FOXNews

  2. "I had my angles right there. There no question about it," Howard said. "He absolutely crushed it."
    on Jun 26, 2010 By: Tim Howard Source: Baltimore Sun

  3. "When the elephant falls down, all the grass gets crushed as well," Mr. Bernanke said.
    on Jul 26, 2009 By: Ben Bernanke Source: Wall Street Journal

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subordinate subordinate
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