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blasting

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 3)

marked by a high volume of sound
  • carried a blasting radio wherever he went

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blasting

noun

Synonyms of blasting (Entry 2 of 3)

a directed propelling of a missile by a firearm or artillery piece
  • the next blasting by the artillery scored a direct hit

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blasting

verb
present participle of blast

Synonyms & Antonyms of blasting (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to cause to break open or into pieces by or as if by an explosive
  • the highway engineers will have to blast that hill in order to put a road through here

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2 to cause (a projectile) to be driven forward with force
  • artillery that could blast cannonballs from hundreds of yards

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3 to cause a weapon to release a missile with great force
  • the recruits were all blasting away at the target range

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“Blasting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blasting. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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