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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To enter, attend, or participate in without invitation or ticket and often by misrepresenting oneself.

Usage examples (32)
  • Officials suspect the new members will attempt to "gatecrash" congress, despite not having registered in time.
  • Pakistan felt this was a G-4 attempt to "gatecrash" into Security Council as Permanent Members.
  • Mr Nowak was put on a plane to Johannesburg on Thursday morning: Zanu-PF accused him then of trying to "gatecrash".
  • The high heart of the gatecrash is a dimness here—he is muddled and wrung out and can’t get his bad-ass glare to function. for more
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