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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 ?
Endeavour blasted off from Kennedy Space Centre at Cape Canaveral, Florida, at 11.
30am (BST) yesterday, the Californian businessman, strapped into the Soyuz rocket, blasted off from Central Asia under clear skies.
The rocky promontory at the top of the waterfall has long been regarded as one of the most romantic viewpoints in the mountains; its most irregular surfaces were blasted off many years ago, and a wooden handrail was provided.
Moreover, he suspects Eros is a fragment blasted off a much larger body.
A low-cost robot explorer blasted off from Florida yesterday, headed for a year-long mission to probe the moon for minerals and water ice.
The only dust with steel-grit sanding comes from the dirt being blasted off the surface being cleaned.
18, Ansari blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan with NASA astronaut Michael Lopez-Alegria and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Tyurin.
A US astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts blasted off from Kazakhstan on Wednesday for a two-day journey to the International Space Station.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- The Russian Progress 53 cargo craft blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Nov.
Summary: A Russian Soyuz capsule has blasted off from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, on a mission to the International Space Station.
The mission, which is expected to last three days, blasted off in clear skies in north-western China and is the country's most challenging since it first launched a person into space in 2003.
His remains should have blasted off after his cremation, but misfires led to the delay.
A ROCKET blasted off from Cape Canaveral yesterday to launch a sophisticated NASA probe to look for water on Mars.