collide

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Plain form
collide

Third-person singular
collides

Past tense
collided

Past participle
collided

Present participle
colliding

  1. (intransitive) If something collides, it is hit by accident when moving.
    She collided with someone.
  2. (intransitive) If something collides, they come into conflict or opposition.
    China collided with the modern world.

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