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noun [countable]     car crash pronunciation in British English
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singularcar crash
pluralcar crashes
  1. 1
    an accident in which two or more vehicles crash into each other
  2. 2
    something that is completely unsuccessful

    The show will either be a smash hit or a complete car crash.

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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