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Definitions for blast

  • noun - a very long fly ball
  • verb - shrivel or wither or mature imperfectly
  • verb - shatter as if by explosion
  • verb - criticize harshly or violently; "The press savaged the new President"; "The critics crucified the author for plagiarizing a famous passage"
  • verb - fire a shot; "the gunman blasted away"
  • verb - use explosives on; "The enemy has been shelling us all day"
  • verb - hit hard; "He smashed a 3-run homer"
  • verb - make with or as if with an explosion; "blast a tunnel through the Alps"
  • verb - create by using explosives; "blast a passage through the mountain"
  • verb - apply a draft or strong wind to to; "the air conditioning was blasting cold air at us"
  • verb - make a strident sound; "She tended to blast when speaking into a microphone"
  • noun - intense adverse criticism; "Clinton directed his fire at the Republican Party"; "the government has come under attack"; "don't give me any flak"
  • noun - a highly pleasurable or exciting experience; "we had a good time at the party"; "celebrating after the game was a blast"
  • noun - a sudden very loud noise
  • noun - an explosion (as of dynamite)
  • noun - a strong current of air; "the tree was bent almost double by the gust"
  • Synonyms for blast

    fire good time bam attack bang gust flak clap blow flack eruption pillory smash crucify nail knock down shoot boom savage shell blare

    Antonyms for blast

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    Holonyms for blast

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    Hyponyms for blast

    water hammer puff bomb blast puff of air bluster whiff sandblast overshoot fire sharpshoot gun blaze away snipe pump blaze open fire crump

    Hypernyms for blast

    experience wind explosion air current fly criticism detonation current of air fly ball unfavorable judgment blowup shrivel smash criticise bombard make resound shrivel up dash pick apart bomb create noise shrink knock fire hit blow wither criticize discharge cut make noise

    Meronyms for blast

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    Sounds like blast

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