collide verb definition in Motoring problems and accidents topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 verb: Motoring problems and accidents topic
[intransitive] if two people, vehicles, etc. collide, they crash into each other; if a person, vehicle, etc. collides with another, or with something that is not moving, they crash into it The car and the van collided head-on in thick fog. Two trains collided head-on. collide with something/somebody The car collided head-on with the van. As he fell, his head collided with the table.