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collision

col·li·sion

collision

 
 
pronunciation:
k lI zhn
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an act or instance of coming together with violent force; crash.
Her car insurance will pay for the damage that resulted from the collision.
 
synonyms:
bump, crash, impact, shock, wreck
similar words:
accident, buffet, foul, hit, jar, smash, smash-up
definition 2: a conflict, as of ideas or opinions.
synonyms:
clash, conflict, disagreement
similar words:
argument, battle, contention, discord, dispute, dissension, fight, friction, quarrel, variance
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