crush


crush
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noun
ADJECTIVE
big, huge, major (esp. AmE)
little, small
silly, stupid
childhood, schoolgirl, teenage
secret
VERB + CRUSH
have
develop, get
PREPOSITION
crush on

She had a huge crush on one of her teachers.

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verb
ADVERB
slightly
almost, nearly
finely

Crush the garlic finely before adding.

underfoot

insects that had been crushed underfoot

PREPOSITION
against

She was crushed against the wall.

beneath, under

He was crushed beneath a bus.

between

She was crushed between two cars.

PHRASES
be crushed, get crushed
crush sb to death
Crush is used with these nouns as the object: ↑army, ↑competition, ↑dissent, ↑dream, ↑ego, ↑garlic, ↑grape, ↑hope, ↑insurrection, ↑opposition, ↑pelvis, ↑rebellion, ↑resistance, ↑revolt, ↑revolution, ↑rib, ↑rising, ↑skull, ↑strike, ↑uprising

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