crush in Spanish

Pronunciation
s. apretujón, aplastamiento
v. aplastar, apabullar, apachurrar, destripar, estrujar, exprimir, machacar, machucar; molturar, machar, moler, triturar; doblegar, vencer totalmente; ser aplastante

Example Sentences

The mortar is a heavy bowl made from stone and the pestle is a round ended crushing tool that fit easily into my fist.
El mortero es un pesado cuenco de piedra y la maja es una herramienta de molienda de cabezal redondo que encajaba fácilmente en mi puño.
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Closer examination revealed that the skull had been crushed by some heavy blow.
Un examen más cercano reveló que el cráneo había sido aplastado por un fuerte golpe.
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For a long time society was strongly hierarchal and unequal, primarily composed of peasants. The most backward, impoverished population, were crushed by the weight of the taxes, wars, and famines.
Por un largo tiempo, la sociedad fue fuertemente jerárquica y desigual, compuesta principalmente de campesinos. La población más retrasada y empobrecida era aplastada por el yugo de los impuestos, guerras y hambrunas.
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He crushed his enemies.
Ha destruido a sus enemigos.
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He crushed the box.
Aplastó la caja.
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He crushed the sheet of paper up into a ball.
Comprimió una hoja de papel en una bola.
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He crushed the stone completely.
Machacó la piedra completamente.
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He was crushed to death.
Lo aplastaron totalmente.
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If the ceiling fell, he would be crushed.
Si el techo se cayera, él sería aplastado.
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She crushed her enemies.
Ha destruido a sus enemigos.
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Synonyms

1. infatuation: love, flame, passion
2. gathering: drove, flock
3. press: jam, beat, bruise, mash, mangle, compress, crumple
4. pulverise
5. pulverize: grind, crunch, break, mush, crumble, pulp, disintegrate
6. overcome: humble, conquer, annihilate, overthrow, oppress, extinguish, repress

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