Word forms: 3rd person singular present
, present participle gatecrashing
, past tense, past participle gatecrashed
If someone gatecrashes a party or other social event, they go to it, even though they have not been invited.
[V n] ⇒ Scores of people tried desperately to gatecrash the party.
[V] ⇒ He had gatecrashed but he was with other people we knew and there was no problem.
Word forms: plural gatecrashers
⇒ Panic set in as gatecrashers tried to force their way through the narrow doors and
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