- v come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority
- v to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition
- v come out better in a competition, race, or conflict
- v break into small pieces
The car crushed the toy
- v humiliate or depress completely
She was crushed by his refusal of her invitation
- v crush or bruise
- v make ineffective
- v become injured, broken, or distorted by pressure
The plastic bottle crushed against the wall
- s treated so as to have a permanently wrinkled appearance
- s subdued or brought low in condition or status
- Next, he smashed little Einat's head on beach rocks and crushed her skull with the butt of his rifle.
- Xiaoping met with the commanders of the troops that crushed the 1989 protest movement.
- But when he went back home at the end of the demonstrations which were crushed by Soviet troops and T-34 tanks he vowed to himself that he would never talk about them until .
News & Articles
- Microsoft Crushed Sony at E3
Microsoft Crushed Sony at E3
June 14, 2013 - The Motley Fool
- 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.
June 12, 2013 - KCRA 3 Sacramento
- 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
June 11, 2013 - Seattle Times
- John Updike in FOXNews
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...
- Tim Howard in Baltimore Sun
I had my angles right there. There no question about it,Howard said. "He absolutely crushed it."
- Ben Bernanke in Wall Street Journal
When the elephant falls down, all the grass gets crushed as well,Mr. Bernanke said.