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  Words related to blast

Related / Similar Words: fire, attack, flak, flack, good time, bang, clap, eruption, loud noise, gust, blow, shell, smash, nail, boom, blare

 

Definition:
  • a long and hard-hit fly ball;
  • intense adverse criticism; "Clinton directed his fire at the Republican Party"; "the government has come under attack"; "don''t give me any flak";
  • a highly pleasurable or exciting experience; "we had a good time at the party"; "celebrating after the game was a blast";
  • a sudden very loud noise;
  • an explosion (as of dynamite);
  • a strong current of air; "the tree was bent almost double by the gust";
  • use explosives on; "The enemy has been shelling us all day";
  • hit hard; "He smashed a 3-run homer";
  • make a strident sound; "She tended to blast when speaking into a microphone";

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    Hyponyms: water hammer, bomb blast, bluster, sandblast, puff, puff of air, whiff, crump

     

    Derivational Morphology: smash, nail, boom, attack, round, assail, lash out, snipe, assault, blare, clap, bang, shell, blow, float, drift, be adrift, barrage, barrage fire, battery, bombardment, shelling, blaster, chargeman, knock, bash, belt, smasher, blaring, cacophony, clamor, din, eruption, loud noise

     

     
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