smashingly

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adv smashingly with a loud crash "the car went smash through the fence"
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Quotations

  • Seneca
    Seneca
    “Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.”
  • Arnold H. Glasgow
    Arnold H. Glasgow
    “The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.”

Usage

In literature:

The mailed fist of war has smashed your world to pieces.
"The New York Times Current History: the European War, February, 1915" by Various
Looks like a rifle-ball had smashed the bone.
"Judith of Blue Lake Ranch" by Jackson Gregory
If you'd smash your cursed old bottle on their heads and take a brace we'd come alive yet.
"Man to Man" by Jackson Gregory
Smash 'em good and hard.
"Andy at Yale" by Roy Eliot Stokes
Every window in the square was smashed to bits.
"A Journal From Our Legation in Belgium" by Hugh Gibson
I grasped it by the barrel, and using it as a battering ram I started to smash that door.
"Danger Signals" by John A. Hill and Jasper Ewing Brady
I had smashed the cylinder.
"Brigands of the Moon" by Ray Cummings
Both Clay and Kelly were lying flat across the smashed, upturned side of the uppermost car in the pile.
"Code Three" by Rick Raphael
I'd like to welt 'em with a club and smash a regiment at a blow!
"Frank Merriwell's Reward" by Burt L. Standish
A lamp which once hung from the roof was beside them, smashed to atoms.
"The Red Horizon" by Patrick MacGill
Rakhal, before disappearing, had smashed all Rindy's toys.
"The Door Through Space" by Marion Zimmer Bradley
But one day the tow-haired boy pulled the near rein too hard while rounding a corner and a wheel was smashed against a lamp-post.
"Horses Nine" by Sewell Ford
Take your eight hundred halberdiers and smash him.
"The Napoleon of Notting Hill" by Gilbert K. Chesterton
Where are you going to plant the smash?
"The Moving Picture Girls at Rocky Ranch" by Laura Lee Hope
Certainly, when once a boat is smashed, it is rare for a whale to deliberately try to destroy the men in the water.
"The Sea Bride" by Ben Ames Williams
Why, you miserable brutes, I'll smash you both!
"Amusement Only" by Richard Marsh
It smashed against the fire-place.
"The White Peacock" by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
The small figure came smashing through the shrubbery and finally landed in the thicket where Case had secreted himself.
"The River Motor Boat Boys on the Mississippi" by Harry Gordon
They were in a tier of the car that wasn't battered in the smash up.
"Ralph, the Train Dispatcher" by Allen Chapman
A hard smash down the first base line put a runner on second.
"The Lucky Seventh" by Ralph Henry Barbour
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In poetry:

There was an Old Man with a gong,
Who bumped at it all day long;
But they called out, 'O law!
You're a horrid old bore!'
So they smashed that Old Man with a gong.
"Limerick: There was an Old Man with a Gong" by Edward Lear
But worms who watch without concern
The cockchafer on thorns,
Or beetles smashed, themselves will turn
If, walking through the slippery fern,
You tread upon their corns.
"A Worm Will Turn" by William Schwenck Gilbert
Ah, do not wake him, lest you should hear him
Scolding the others, breaking their rattles,
Smashing their drums, when their play comes near him--
Love who, for me, is a god of battles!
"From The Italian" by Edith Nesbit
From one steppe through another steppe, I chased you
Raising the dust on all the roads around.
I broke the locks on the gates of Mtskhetha.
Smashed temples, with their great candles, down!
"Once More Meeting The Kipchak" by Giorgi Leonidze
"What a smash!" said the guard, and I ask'd "Where's Bill?"
He turn'd, and the light of his lamp was cast
On a form at my feet, lying stiff and still:
Bill had got rid of his engine at last.
"Rid of His Engine" by Alexander Anderson
The crystal an' crockery she dang a' to smash,
The jars an' the bottles gaed doun wi' a crash;
An' the stoups, big an' wee, she ran thro' the fire,
An' brak' a' the lozens afore she wad tire.
"Sketches of Village Character In Days "O' Langsyne"" by Janet Hamilton

In news:

According to police, the suspect gets into his targeted business by smashing a window.
Josh Safran, an executive producer at CW's "Gossip Girl," will succeed Theresa Rebeck as "showrunner" — the person in charge of all aspects of story — for NBC's "Smash," according to published reports.
1 clove garlic, peeled and smashed.
'Smash' Recap: The Final Callback .
Katharine McPhee as Karen Cartwright in 'Smash.
'Smash' Recap: The Final Callback.
Smashed car window may mean felony charge for Coupeville man.
Man smashes car window , runs from officer.
The night Smashed Ice stabbed Standing Deer to death with a kitchen knife, he made four phone calls.
Smashed Ice left for Houston without even a change of socks.
The Smashing Pumpkins, ' Gish '.
Seattle has felt a lot like Gotham City lately: anarchists clad in black wielding wooden clubs and smashing windows.
A golf ball bearing an antigay message smashed through a vehicle parked outside the church where a ceremony marked the installation of a lesbian pastor in Minneapolis.
SOWEGA Council on Aging victimized by smash and grabber .
Krist Novoselic's Smashed "Smells Like Teen Spirit" Bass to Be Auctioned Off Next Month.
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In science:

By , a two-sided crossed product may be written as a generalized smash product.
Generalized diagonal crossed products and smash products for quasi-Hopf algebras. Applications
So, we have proved that the two iterated generalized two-sided crossed products that appear in (iii) are both isomorphic as algebras (via the trivial identifications) to the two-sided generalized smash product (A # A)◮◭ (A # C).
Generalized diagonal crossed products and smash products for quasi-Hopf algebras. Applications
Using the same results, we obtain another relation between the generalized twosided crossed product and the two-sided generalized smash product.
Generalized diagonal crossed products and smash products for quasi-Hopf algebras. Applications
A as a category of left modules over a right smash product.
Generalized diagonal crossed products and smash products for quasi-Hopf algebras. Applications
We will need the description of left modules over a two-sided smash product.
Generalized diagonal crossed products and smash products for quasi-Hopf algebras. Applications
Van Oystaeyen, Quasi-Hopf algebra actions and smash products, Comm.
Generalized diagonal crossed products and smash products for quasi-Hopf algebras. Applications
Schauenburg, Actions of monoidal categories and generalized Hopf smash products, J.
Generalized diagonal crossed products and smash products for quasi-Hopf algebras. Applications
Li, On twisted smash products for bimodule algebras and the Drinfeld double, Comm.
Generalized diagonal crossed products and smash products for quasi-Hopf algebras. Applications
If the body is three dimensional and of light metal, without much effort we could smash it to produce a surface.
The Signature of a Manifold
Then G acts on kF by the adjoint action and the smash product kF #kG is a Hopf algebra quotient of D(G) (actually, D(G) corresponds to F = G).
Simple Hopf algebras and deformations of finite groups
Koppinen, Variations on the smash product with applications to group-graded rings, J.
Galois theory in bicategories
Let F (V ) = F (V ) ⊗ kG be the vector space made into a Hopf algebra by the smash product and smash coproduct constructions.
Representations of pointed Hopf algebras and their Drinfel'd quantum doubles
And without the experience gained in the CERN heavy-ion program, RHIC could never have become the immediate smashing success that it did.
From SPS to RHIC: Maurice and the CERN heavy-ion programme
Krause, Cohomological quotients and smashing localizations, Amer. J.
Locally well generated homotopy categories of complexes
Krause, Smashing subcategories and the telescope conjecture—an algebraic approach, Invent.
Locally well generated homotopy categories of complexes
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