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1. crush (noun)
the act of crushing
2. crush (noun)
temporary love of an adolescent
3. crush (noun)
a dense crowd of people
4. crush (noun)
leather that has had its grain pattern accentuated
Also known as: crushed leather
5. crush (verb)
break into small pieces; "The car crushed the toy"
6. crush (verb)
become injured, broken, or distorted by pressure; "The plastic bottle crushed against the wall"
7. crush (verb)
come out better in a competition, race, or conflict; "Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship"; "We beat the competition"; "Harvard defeated Yale in the last football game"
8. crush (verb)
make ineffective; "Martin Luther King tried to break down racial discrimination"
Also known as: break down
9. crush (verb)
crush or bruise; "jam a toe"
Also known as: jam
10. crush (verb)
to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition; "crush an aluminum can"; "squeeze a lemon"
11. crush (verb)
humiliate or depress completely; "She was crushed by his refusal of her invitation"; "The death of her son smashed her"
12. crush (verb)
come down on or keep down by unjust use of one''s authority; "The government oppresses political activists"