collide-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: crash together with violent impact

Commentary: Includes: COLLIDE WITH

"The cars collided at the crossroads."
"It was predicted that a comet would collide with one of the planets."

VerbNet: bump-18.4-1
FrameNet: Cause_impact,Impact
PropBank: collide.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3, 2
WordNet Verb Particle Constructions, Multiword Expressions:
collide_with 1

Sense Number 2: come into conflict, meet in opposition

"Stop changing your mind every time your opinion collides with hers!"
"I will show you why their world views collide over matters with no compromise."
"They collided over the issue of taxes."

VerbNet: correspond-36.1
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1