the act of breaking something into small pieces
bang-up, bully, corking, cracking, dandy, great, groovy, keen, neat, nifty, not bad(p), peachy, slap-up, swell, smashing(adj)
"he did a bully job"; "a neat sports car"; "had a great time at the party"; "you look simply smashing"
Gerund: The action of the verb to smash.
Some Greek dance is traditionally accompanied by the smashing of crockery.
Serving to smash (something).
The boxer delivered a smashing blow to his opponent's head.
(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.
The numerical value of smashing in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of smashing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of smashing in a Sentence
October was a huge month for the industry, smashing expectations and continuing its hot streak.
The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it.
The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.
We were all talking about this -- smashing monogamy, exploring psychology, sexuality and the politics of sexuality.
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.
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