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blastoff

noun

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a rising from a surface at the start of a flight (as of a rocket)
  • the mission was scrubbed just minutes before blastoff

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blast off

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of blast off (Entry 2 of 2)

as in take off, zoom

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The first known use of blastoff was in 1934

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“Blastoff.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blastoff. Accessed 10 May. 2021.

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