English noun: crash course
|1.||crash course (communication) a rapid and intense course of training or research (usually undertaken in an emergency)|
|Samples||He took a crash course in Italian on his way to Italy.|
His first job was a crash course in survival and in learning how to get along with people.
A crash programme is needed to create new jobs.
|Synonyms||crash program, crash programme|
|Broader (hypernym)||course of study, curriculum, program, programme, syllabus|