Meaning of COLLAPSE in English

COLLAPSE

n.

Function: noun

1

Synonyms: NERVOUS BREAKDOWN , breakdown, crack-up, nervous prostration

2 a sudden and grave failure FF1C; the collapse of an overextended market FF1E;

Synonyms: breakdown, crack-up, crash, debacle, smash, smashup, wreck

Related Words: breakup, disorganization, disruption, undoing; cataclysm, catastrophe; destruction, ruination, ruining; failure

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.