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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

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All five blasts occurred near the site of India's only other nuclear test, in 1974.
If what India says is true, they set off five blasts and we have only one seismic signal," says Gregory E.
Besides, he does not know of other development-related blasts that have prompted complaints.
Hoping to avoid a repeat of last week's Dos Vientos Ranch blast that shook up nearby residents, Councilwoman Linda Parks wants to double the area in which developers must warn residents of impending development-related explosions.
Small castings are cleaned by being rotated or tumbled on an endless belt under blasts of grit or shot.
The shotblast machine, or blast cleaner, uses high-velocity steel shot or grit directed at a casting to provide the final surface finish and clean internal casting passages.
Engineering & Product Development stated, "The USMC has an urgent need to protect soldiers from the destructive forces of bomb blasts, especially IED's in Iraq and Afghanistan.
OTCBB:BLGA), the creator of blast-mitigation products and services, received an initial contract of approximately $46,000 from Colt Rapid Mat LLC for use by the United States Marine Corp's (USMC) 1st-MEF (Marine Expeditionary Force) for blast mitigation products to be tested in Camp Fallujah, Iraq.
A possible result, he speculates, is that geologists may reassess ``hazard zones'' marked on maps at Yosemite - and possibly other mountainous national parks - to take air blasts into account.
Having failed in previous attempts to topple the giant boulder into the sea with dynamite blasts, workers decided to try to completely crush the slab of rock with two blasts today.
The new BlastGard MTR series of trash receptacles can withstand the blasts of improvised explosive devices (IED's) such as pipe bombs and devices made of C4 and TNT by addressing all four distinct aspects of an explosion inside a trash receptacle: 1) primary fragmentation from the casing of the device or materials in contact with the explosive charge; 2) secondary fragmentation from the break up of the trash receptacle under explosive loading or the acceleration of adjacent articles in the trash receptacle; 3) air blast; and 4) thermal output from the fireball.
exact record of all blasts, including each individual detonation;
corporation and pioneer in explosive detection, identification and blast mitigation and containment announced today that by the close of 2005, MSI will have surpassed the 10,500 mark of placing its patented bomb-mitigating trash cans throughout the world.