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Synonyms for blast

Synonyms for blast

a natural movement or current of air

an earsplitting, explosive noise

a violent release of confined energy, usually accompanied by a loud sound and shock waves

a big, exuberant party

to release or cause to release energy suddenly and violently, especially with a loud noise

to make an earsplitting explosive noise

to spoil or destroy

Synonyms for blast

a very long fly ball

a sudden very loud noise

an explosion (as of dynamite)

a highly pleasurable or exciting experience

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intense adverse criticism

make a strident sound

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hit hard

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use explosives on

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apply a draft or strong wind to to

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create by using explosives

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make with or as if with an explosion

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criticize harshly or violently

shatter as if by explosion

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shrivel or wither or mature imperfectly

References in periodicals archive ?
Columbia had hardly blasted off before spectators began driving toward its touchdown spot.
China's Long March-3B rocket, carrying the Beidou-M3 and Beidou-M4 satellites, has blasted off from the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre in southwest China's Sichuan Province.
Michael Collins blasted off on July 16, 1969, atop the powerful, gigantic Saturn V rocket built in Canoga Park, the world waited anxiously for news.
All shuttle engines are ground-tested before they are used in a launching, and NSTL has been conducting such tests since 1975, six years before the shuttle first blasted off.
The NASA "Spirit" rover's robotic arm performed flawlessly when it deployed from its rover mount and positioned instruments for their first measurements on Mars partly because engineers tested its design with COSMOSWorks(TM) finite element analysis (FEA) software before the rocket blasted off for the red planet.
Summary: Europe's first Vega rocket has blasted off, with nine scientific satellites on board.
THE fastest ever space probe blasted off from Florida yesterday after a two-day delay.
And a CD-ROM with 600,000 signatures was aboard the Cassini spacecraft when it recently blasted off for Saturn, Lendroth said.
Summary: A Soyuz capsule has blasted off, carrying the first relief crew to the ISS to in months following a rocket failure in August.
The unarmed intercontinental ballistic missile, reconfigured with a new payload section, blasted off at 8:39 p.
The rocket blasted off from the Russian-leased Baikonur space launch site.
The first shuttle launch was Columbia which blasted off on April 12, 1981.
He also became the first person to fly six times on space shuttles and the first to ride in all five shuttles when Columbia blasted off Nov.
THE Shuttle blasted off yesterday to take a replacement crew to the international space station - a week late and amid a security scare.
Russia's celebrated mission to Mars failed early today shortly after the rocket blasted off into space, military space forces said.