gatecrash gate"crash` v. t. to enter uninvited into a party or other social event.

Syn: intrude, barge in, crash, gate-crash, irrupt. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • gatecrash — UK [ˈɡeɪtˌkræʃ] / US verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms gatecrash : present tense I/you/we/they gatecrash he/she/it gatecrashes present participle gatecrashing past tense gatecrashed past participle gatecrashed to go to a party or other… …   English dictionary

  • gatecrash — verb Gatecrash is used with these nouns as the object: ↑party …   Collocations dictionary

  • gatecrash — [[t]ge͟ɪtkræʃ[/t]] gatecrashes, gatecrashing, gatecrashed VERB If someone gatecrashes a party or other social event, they go to it, even though they have not been invited. [V n] Scores of people tried desperately to gatecrash the party... He had… …   English dictionary

  • gatecrash — See gatecrasher. * * * …   Universalium

  • gatecrash — verb To attend a social event without having been invited, or without having paid …   Wiktionary

  • gatecrash — gate|crash [ˈgeıtkræʃ] v [I and T] to go to a party that you have not been invited to >gatecrasher n …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • gatecrash — v. attend a party to which one was not invited (Slang) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gatecrash —    If someone gatecrashes, they attend a private social event without being invited.     We need volunteers to keep an eye out for gatecrashers tonight …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • gatecrash — verb enter (a party) without an invitation or ticket. Derivatives gatecrasher noun …   English new terms dictionary

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