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  1. to gain entry to (a party, concert, etc) without invitation or payment

Derived Forms

ˈgate-ˌcrasher noun

Example Sentences Including 'gate-crash'

Everyone's happy -- unless a sinister interloper happens to gate-crash the party and use this symbiotic relationship for his own ends.
Times, Sunday Times (2004)
If as many people gate-crash Glastonbury this year as they did in 2000, the festival will be closed down for ever.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
The men have denied killing Mucuanaze (44), saying instead that they had assaulted a drunk man who tried to gate-crash their party.
SA Star (2005)
Which is why Maybelline is hoping to stir up continuous excitement to enable its brand to gate-crash into the customer's awareness levels.
Business Today (1998)


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