crash out

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crash out

To escape from some place. That criminal did crash out, but he was caught only a mile from the prison.
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crash out (of some place)

to break out of some place, such as a prison. Max and Lefty crashed out of the state prison last week, but they were captured. They crashed out at midnight.
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That was the sixth time England have crashed out of a major tournament on penalties and they have won just one out of seven shoot-outs.
But after getting the go-ahead Hibs struggled to a 1-1 Easter Road draw and crashed out after losing the away leg 1-0.
TWO English sides found the UEFA Cup was not as easy as they may have thought as both Tottenham and Everton crashed out of Europe last night.
Former West Ham manager Roeder was a member of Glenn Hoddle's England coaching staff at the World Cup in France in 1998 when England crashed out in the second round on penalties.
Shane's first outing in an Irish road rally came to a fast and sudden halt when he crashed out at 90mph at the first junction of the first stage of the Irish Ford Ka Rally Championship near Clonmel.
Dalziel had to deal with the constant attentions of the Maserati MC12 driver Fabrizio De Simone who eventually crashed out.
Aged 35 and still using his wooden racket, he crashed out in the first round.
TEENAGER Chaz Davies crashed out of his Grand Prix debut in Japan yesterday after struggling to cope with the rain-soaked Suzuka circuit.
BIG Cliff Lararenko, all 24 stones of him, crashed out the Skol PDC World Championship in Purfleet, Essex, last night.