smashing adj : very good; "he did a bully job"; "a neat sports car"; "had a great time at the party"; "you look simply smashing" [syn: bang-up, bully, corking, cracking, dandy, great, groovy, keen, neat, nifty, not bad(p), peachy, slap-up, swell] n : the act of breaking something into small pieces [syn: shattering]
- Rhymes: -æʃɪŋ
serving to smash
- Gerund: The action of the verb to smash.
- Some Greek dance is traditionally accompanied by the smashing of crockery.
- present participle of smash
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