gate-crasher
noun Date: 1921 a person who enters, attends, or participates without ticket or invitation • gate-crash verb

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  • gate-crasher — ☆ gate crasher [gāt′krash΄ər ] n. Informal a person who attends a social affair without an invitation or attends a performance, etc. without paying admission gate crash vt., vi …   English World dictionary

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  • gate-crasher — gate′ crash er n. inf a person who attends a social function, performance, or sports event without an invitation or a ticket • Etymology: 1925–30 …   From formal English to slang

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  • gate-crasher — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. intruder, trespasser (see ingress, improbity). II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. interloper, trespasser, uninvited, guest, crasher*; see also intruder …   English dictionary for students

  • gate-crasher — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: from the phrase crash the gate : one that engages in gate crashing …   Useful english dictionary

  • gate crasher — See: CRASH THE GATE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • gate crasher — See: CRASH THE GATE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • gate\ crasher — See: crash the gate …   Словарь американских идиом

  • gate-crasher — /gayt krash euhr/, n. Informal. a person who attends or enters a social function without an invitation, a theater without a ticket, etc. [1925 30, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

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