noun (C) BrE old-fashioned someone that you think is very attractive, or something that is very good: It's a beautiful boat - a real smasher!

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  • smasher — [ sma(t)ʃe ] v. intr. <conjug. : 1> • smacher 1906; de smash ♦ Anglic. Faire un smash. ● smasher verbe intransitif et verbe transitif Effectuer un smash (sur une balle, un adversaire). smasher v. intr. Faire un smash. ⇒SMASHER, verbe SPORTS …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Smasher — Smash er (sm[a^]sh [ e]r), n. 1. One who, or that which, smashes or breaks things to pieces. [1913 Webster] 2. Anything very large or extraordinary. [Slang] [1913 Webster] 3. One who passes counterfeit coin. [Cant, Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • smasher — ► NOUN 1) a person or device that smashes something. 2) Brit. informal a very attractive or impressive person or thing …   English terms dictionary

  • smasher — [smash′ər] n. 1. a person or thing that smashes 2. [Informal, Chiefly Brit.] a handsome, attractive, or beautiful person or thing …   English World dictionary

  • Smasher — Superherobox| caption=Smasher by Dave Cockrum comic color=background:#ff8080 character name=Smasher real name=Vril Rokk species=alien publisher=Marvel Comics debut= X Men #107 (Oct 1977) creators=Chris Claremont and Dave Cockrum alliance… …   Wikipedia

  • Smasher — Pour une définition du mot « smasher », voir l’article smasher du Wiktionnaire. Smasher est un personnage fictif créé par Marvel Comics. Il est apparu pour la première fois dans X Men #107, en 1977. Il est à noter que certains membres… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • smasher — UK [ˈsmæʃə(r)] / US [ˈsmæʃər] noun [countable] Word forms smasher : singular smasher plural smashers British informal old fashioned 1) something that is very impressive or very attractive 2) a very attractive person, especially a woman …   English dictionary

  • smasher — /smash euhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that smashes. 2. a person or thing that is excellent, impressive, extraordinary, or the like: That new off Broadway show is a real smasher. [1785 95; SMASH + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

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  • smasher — noun see smash II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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