Synonyms for Collapse:
n.backfire, languish, bomb, miss. cutback, plunge, shrinkage, explosion, cut, reduction, decrease. cuddle up, hunker down, lay, bunk, curl up, bed down, health, drop, succumb, down. faint, pass out, knock out, fold, black out, stun, fit. demolition, go under, sabotage, harm, damage, the ravages of something, havoc, devastation, money. flare, narrow, stretch, resist, broaden, dilate, surrender, win, open out, go down, widen. come down, subside, fall down. Giggly, burst out, dissolve into, get/have the giggles, in stitches, in hysterics, laughing/rolling in the aisles, in fits. close, unfurl, double, unfold, fold up. •act (noun)
•break down (noun)
break down, give way, tumble, fall in, flop, cave in, break, founder, give, crock up, break up, crumble, crash, crack-up.
beating, overthrow, defeat, failure, downfall.
disability, disorder, breakdown, feverishness, infirmity, disease, curse, pestilence, spasm, unhealthiness, illness, complaint, virus, decrepitude, ague, ailment, infliction, Sickliness, debility, indisposition, handicap, attack, complication, symptom, syndrome, bug, malady, affection, fever, queasiness, apoplexy, sickness, nausea, condition, infection, malaise.
•downfall, breakdown (noun)
failure, flop, faint, crash, debacle, destruction.
error, malfunction, waterloo, miscarriage, debacle, Noncompletion, thrashing, fiasco, trouncing.
moulder, revert, dilapidate, go downhill, regress, downgrade, relapse, retrogress, sink, decline, ebb, fade, degenerate, wane, wither, tergiversate, lapse, get worse, fall apart, slip, worsen, slump, wilt, slide, atrophy, decay, deteriorate, putrefy.
stumble, flounder, flunk, bust, fail, blunder, flop, falter, lose, fall.
cuddle up, reduction, shrinkage, bed down, curl up, backfire, languish, fall down, open out, cutback. black out, go under, bomb, widen. bunk, subside, decrease, pass out, faint. broaden, succumb, plunge. narrow, fold. flare. knock out, lay. miss. come down. drop. fit. cut. down. •descend