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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 ?
MESSAGE Mark Kelly THRILLED Spectators at Cape Canaveral LAUNCH Shuttle blasts off for last time MAKING HISTORY Astronauts prepare to board SOARING Endeavour heads into orbit
REACHING FOR THE STARS: Nicholas Patrick is has headed into space HISTORIC MOMENT: The Endeavour blasts off for the international space station
BLAST OFF: The Soyuz-FG rocket booster with Soyuz TMA-14 spacecraft carrying a new crew to the international space station blasts off from the Russian-leased Baikonur Cosmodrome PICTURE: AP
A Rocket Race where students can pick their favorite rocket as it blasts off to Planet Breakfast
Nicholas wants to go to bed, but his house and neighborhood are so noisy that he packs a snack, puts on his space suit, and blasts off for the moon until things quiet down.