What does smashing mean?

Definitions for smashing
ˈsmæʃ ɪŋsmash·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word smashing.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. smashing, shattering(adj)

    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, smashing(adj)

    very good

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

Wiktionary

  1. smashing(Noun)

    Gerund: The action of the verb to smash.

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

  2. smashing(Adjective)

    Serving to smash (something).

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

  3. smashing(Adjective)

    (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

How to pronounce smashing?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say smashing in sign language?

  1. smashing

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. Bill Fay:

    October was a huge month for the industry, smashing expectations and continuing its hot streak.

  2. Arnold Glasgow:

    The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it.

  3. Arnold H. Glasgow:

    The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.

  4. Greg Guma:

    We were all talking about this -- smashing monogamy, exploring psychology, sexuality and the politics of sexuality.

  5. Artur Mas:

    We are using the election as a last resort because the different paths that different parties have tried have ended up smashing against a granite wall of incomprehension.

Images & Illustrations of smashing

  1. smashingsmashingsmashingsmashingsmashing

Popularity rank by frequency of use

smashing#10000#19228#100000

Translations for smashing

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for smashing »

Translation

Find a translation for the smashing definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • Chinese - Simplified 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • Chinese - Traditional 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Spanish Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • Japanese 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Portuguese Português (Portuguese)
  • German Deutsch (German)
  • Arabic العربية (Arabic)
  • French Français (French)
  • Russian Русский (Russian)
  • Kannada ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • Korean 한국어 (Korean)
  • Hebrew עברית (Hebrew)
  • Ukrainian Український (Ukrainian)
  • Urdu اردو (Urdu)
  • Hungarian Magyar (Hungarian)
  • Hindi मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesian Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italian Italiano (Italian)
  • Tamil தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Turkish Türkçe (Turkish)
  • Telugu తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • Thai ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Vietnamese Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Czech Čeština (Czech)
  • Polish Polski (Polish)
  • Indonesian Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Romanian Românește (Romanian)
  • Dutch Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Greek Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latin Latinum (Latin)
  • Swedish Svenska (Swedish)
  • Danish Dansk (Danish)
  • Finnish Suomi (Finnish)
  • Persian فارسی (Persian)
  • Yiddish ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • Armenian հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norwegian Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English English (English)

Discuss these smashing definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"smashing." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2019. Web. 22 Oct. 2019. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/smashing>.

Are we missing a good definition for smashing? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for smashing:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.