collapse - English spelling dictionary

English spelling dictionary



1: an abrupt failure of function or complete physical exhaustion
2: a natural event caused by something suddenly falling down or caving in
3: the act of throwing yourself down
4: a sudden large decline of business or the prices of stocks (especially one that causes additional failures)


1: break down, literally or metaphorically
2: collapse due to fatigue, an illness, or a sudden attack
3: fold or close up
4: fall apart
5: cause to burst
6: suffer a nervous breakdown
7: lose significance, effectiveness, or value

Related words: prostration

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