Definition and Meanings for smashing
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Part of Speech of smashing
transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun, intransitive verb, noun
Etymology of smashing
Meaning of smashing
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to break in pieces by violence; to dash to pieces; to crush.
- to hit (the ball) from above the level of the net with a very hard overhand stroke.
as intransitive verb
- to break up, or to pieces suddenly, as the result of collision or pressure.
- a breaking or dashing to pieces; utter destruction; wreck.
- hence, bankruptcy.