blast

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈblɑːst/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/blæst/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(blast, bläst)


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Sense: Noun: explosion
Synonyms:
explosion, burst , eruption, detonation, outburst , discharge , salvo, barrage , volley, gunfire, bombardment, flare , flash , fire
Sense: Noun: sudden wind
Synonyms:
gust , gale , breeze , blow , draft , draught (UK), wind , squall, burst , current , hurricane
Sense: Noun: explosive charge
Synonyms:
gunpowder, TNT, explosive, dynamite, bomb , charge , explosive charge, depth charge, incendiary device
Sense: Noun: loud sound
Synonyms:
roar , din, bang , blare, loud noise, honk, trumpet , toot, noise , clang
Sense: Noun: fun - preceded by 'a', slang
Synonyms:
fun , good fun (informal), good time, great time, enjoyment , excitement , amusement , thrill , the time of your life, a riot (slang), a field day (informal)
Sense: Noun: reprimand
Synonyms:
reprimand, rebuke , reproach, lecture , censure, tongue-lashing (informal), ticking-off (informal), dressing-down (informal), talking-to (informal)
Sense: Verb: shatter by explosion
Synonyms:
blow up, detonate, bomb , blitz, destroy , shatter , explode , demolish, blow sth sky-high (informal), bombard, fire upon, blow sth to pieces, blow sth to smithereens (slang), wreck
Sense: Verb: shoot
Synonyms:
hit , fire at, kill , shoot , plug (slang), zap (slang), blow sb away (slang), gun sb down, open fire on
Sense: Verb: make a loud sound
Synonyms:
blare, blare out, boom , trumpet , sound , blow , honk, peal, toot, wail , resound, sound out
Sense: Verb: criticize
Synonyms:
criticize , criticise (UK), put down (informal), berate, censure, lambast, pan (slang), knock (slang), tear into (slang), diss (slang), speak ill of, badmouth (slang), have a go at (slang)
Sense: Verb: throw or shoot a ball
Synonyms:
throw , shoot , hurl , fling , kick , project , fire , punt, propel

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