What does Smashing mean?

Definitions for Smashing
ˈsmæʃ ɪŋSmash·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. smashing, shatteringadjective

    the act of breaking something into small pieces

  2. bang-up, bully, corking, cracking, dandy, great, groovy, keen, neat, nifty, not bad(p), peachy, slap-up, swell, smashingadjective

    very good

    "he did a bully job"; "a neat sports car"; "had a great time at the party"; "you look simply smashing"

Wiktionary

  1. smashingnoun

    Gerund: The action of the verb to smash.

    Some Greek dance is traditionally accompanied by the smashing of crockery.

  2. smashingadjective

    Serving to smash (something).

    The boxer delivered a smashing blow to his opponent's head.

  3. smashingadjective

    (British informal) Wonderful, very good or impressive. Thought to be corruption of Irish Is maith é sin. (meaning "that's good").

    We had a smashing time at the zoo.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Smashing

    of Smash

Rap Dictionary

  1. smashingverb

    See slapping skins.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Smashing in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Smashing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Smashing in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Peter:

    The words I heard most throughout the protests were 'stay safe!' even when the protest turned into a riot and people were smashing through glass and metal into the LegCo building, I had people repeatedly come up and warn me that it was dangerous here. When I replied that I would stay, they usually told me to stay safe and thanked me for being here.

  2. Rich Briggs:

    Hispaniola sits in a place where plates transition from smashing together to sliding past one another.

  3. Monica Hughes:

    When the storm hit… the pressure dropped until your ears popped. The air got very thick, it was difficult to breathe, the roof came off in one big sheet and then things just were flying, smashing into the doors and the walls.

  4. Waiter Rant, Waiter Rant weblog, 09-09-05:

    We want God to come and save us. But he won't. God doesn't stop levees from failing, he doesn't stay the force of tsunamis, and he doesn't stop planes from smashing into buildings. Deus Ex Machina is overrated.

  5. Jen Psaki:

    President Biden condemns violence and any violence in the strongest possible terms, peaceful protests are a cornerstone of our democracy but smashing windows is not protesting and neither is looting, and actions like these are totally unacceptable.

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