Examples of atomic in a Sentence
made atomic adjustments to the clock's mechanism to keep it from whirring as it ran
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North Korea conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test on Sept. 3, and has launched more than a dozen missiles this year as Kim Jong Un’s regime seeks the capability to hit the continental U.S. with an atomic weapon.
The project, targeted at girls between the ages of 12 and 15, features colorful tops, dresses, and accessories based on the 118 atomic elements and a community-building group for young girls to learn both online and in-person.
Seo and other residents in Ulju had questioned why the government would suspend the newest atomic plants, rather than shut down older reactors -- some of which were built in the 1980s.
Last year, then-U.S. President Barack Obama laid flowers at the Hiroshima peace park to pray for the victims of the 1945 U.S. atomic attacks, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe joined Obama at the USS Arizona Memorial in December.
Amid 70th-anniversary observances of the atomic attacks in 2015, legislation was passed and signed by the prime minister, Shinzo Abe, allowing Japanese forces to take part in international conflicts.
Amid 70th-anniversary observances of the atomic attacks in 2015, new legislation was passed and signed by prime minister Shinzo Abe allowing Japanese forces to take part in international conflicts.
The neutron is the Angel of Evil that powers all atomic weapons.
Team Obama evidently kept Congress ignorant of Moscow’s atomic graft until five years after the Uranium One deal.
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Synonymstiny, bitsy, bitty, infinitesimal, itty-bitty (or itsy-bitsy), little bitty, microminiature, microscopic (also microscopical), miniature, minuscule, minute, teensy, teensy-weensy, teeny, teeny-weeny, wee, weeny (also weensy)
Antonymsastronomical (also astronomic), colossal, cosmic (also cosmical), elephantine, enormous, giant, gigantic, herculean, heroic (also heroical), huge, immense, mammoth, massive, monster, monstrous, monumental, mountainous, planetary, prodigious, titanic, tremendous
Related Wordsbaby, diminutive, dwarf, elfin, half-pint, Lilliputian, little, micro, mini, minikin, model, petite, pocket, pocket-size (also pocket-sized), pygmy, small, smallish; dinky, dwarfish, insignificant, pint-size (or pint-sized), puny, scrubby, undersized (also undersize)
Near Antonymsbig, bulky, bumper, considerable, extensive, good, goodly, grand, great, gross, handsome, hefty, hulking, jumbo, king-size (or king-sized), large, largish, major, outsize (also outsized), overgrown, overscale (or overscaled), oversize (or oversized), sizable (or sizeable), substantial, super, whacking, whopping; formidable, grandiose, imposing, lofty, majestic, monolithic, staggering, stupendous, towering; boundless, cavernous, immeasurable, infinite, vast, vasty, voluminous
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