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Synonyms for blast
blæst, blɑst

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term blast.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. blast(noun)

    a very long fly ball

    Synonyms:
    attack, blow, flak, clap, fire, bang, good time, gust, bam, eruption, flack

  2. bang, clap, eruption, blast, bam(noun)

    a sudden very loud noise

    Synonyms:
    flak, hit, belt, gonorrhoea, fringe, smash, blow, knock, bam, volcanic eruption, fire, clap, strike, eruption, boot, attack, gonorrhea, smasher, outbreak, thrill, gust, charge, flack, flush, bang, bash, extravasation, rush, eructation, kick, irruption, good time, clack

  3. gust, blast, blow(noun)

    a strong current of air

    "the tree was bent almost double by the gust"

    Synonyms:
    nose candy, reversal, bam, snow, bump, setback, bang, flak, clap, fire, black eye, coke, reverse, attack, shock, puff, good time, blow, gust, eruption, flack

  4. blast(noun)

    an explosion (as of dynamite)

    Synonyms:
    attack, blow, flak, clap, fire, bang, good time, gust, bam, eruption, flack

  5. good time, blast(noun)

    a highly pleasurable or exciting experience

    "we had a good time at the party"; "celebrating after the game was a blast"

    Synonyms:
    attack, blow, flak, clap, fire, bang, good time, gust, bam, eruption, flack

  6. fire, attack, flak, flack, blast(verb)

    intense adverse criticism

    "Clinton directed his fire at the Republican Party"; "the government has come under attack"; "don't give me any flak"

    Synonyms:
    ardour, antiaircraft gun, flaming, fervour, ardor, flak, tone-beginning, antiaircraft, onslaught, attempt, blow, fervidness, flak catcher, bam, onset, flack catcher, flack, clap, flame, ack-ack gun, eruption, attack, fire, gust, ack-ack, approach, firing, onrush, fervency, bang, fervor, pom-pom, plan of attack, good time

  7. blast, blare(verb)

    make a strident sound

    "She tended to blast when speaking into a microphone"

    Synonyms:
    shoot, beep, toot, crucify, shell, blare, boom, savage, knock down, claxon, pillory, smash, nail, honk

  8. smash, nail, boom, blast(verb)

    hit hard

    "He smashed a 3-run homer"

    Synonyms:
    boom out, cop, shoot, crush, bankrupt, complete, thunder, nail, nail down, pass with flying colors, smash, arrest, bang up, nab, din, smash up, ruin, boom, demolish, pillory, break, breeze through, ace, blare, sweep through, sail through, pinpoint, collar, apprehend, savage, peg, thrive, pick up, expand, flourish, crucify, dash, knock down, shell

  9. blast, shell(verb)

    use explosives on

    "The enemy has been shelling us all day"

    Synonyms:
    vanquish, shoot, knock down, beat, crush, crucify, blare, pillory, husk, nail, savage, trounce, boom, beat out, shell, smash

  10. blast(verb)

    apply a draft or strong wind to to

    "the air conditioning was blasting cold air at us"

    Synonyms:
    shoot, crucify, shell, blare, boom, savage, knock down, pillory, smash, nail

  11. blast, shell(verb)

    create by using explosives

    "blast a passage through the mountain"

    Synonyms:
    vanquish, shoot, knock down, beat, crush, crucify, blare, pillory, husk, nail, savage, trounce, boom, beat out, shell, smash

  12. blast(verb)

    make with or as if with an explosion

    "blast a tunnel through the Alps"

    Synonyms:
    shoot, crucify, shell, blare, boom, savage, knock down, pillory, smash, nail

  13. blast, shoot(verb)

    fire a shot

    "the gunman blasted away"

    Synonyms:
    shoot, scud, germinate, blare, sprout, hit, nail, film, smash, crucify, take, pullulate, fool, bourgeon, boom, pillory, scoot, fool away, fritter, dissipate, dart, frivol away, burgeon forth, fritter away, charge, inject, savage, shoot down, buck, snap, photograph, dash, knock down, flash, pip, spud, tear, shell

  14. savage, blast, pillory, crucify(verb)

    criticize harshly or violently

    "The press savaged the new President"; "The critics crucified the author for plagiarizing a famous passage"

    Synonyms:
    crucify, dun, savage, bedevil, subdue, gibbet, shoot, blare, pillory, nail, mortify, rag, boom, knock down, frustrate, shell, torment, smash

  15. blast, knock down(verb)

    shatter as if by explosion

    Synonyms:
    crucify, coldcock, knock down, dump, deck, down, cut down, blare, pillory, push down, pull down, nail, savage, shoot, floor, boom, shell, smash

  16. blast(verb)

    shrivel or wither or mature imperfectly

    Synonyms:
    shoot, crucify, shell, blare, boom, savage, knock down, pillory, smash, nail

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. blast(v)

    Synonyms:
    blight, shrivel, destroy, wither

    Antonyms:
    restore, expand, swell

  2. blast(n)

    Synonyms:
    breeze, efflation, explosion, blight, burst, blaze, frustration, destruction, squall, gale, tempest, hurricane, affiliation

    Antonyms:
    zephyr, gentle breeze, neutralization

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. blast(n.)

    Synonyms:
    gust, squall, sudden breeze

  2. blast(n.)

    Synonyms:
    peal, blare, clang

  3. blast(n.)

    Synonyms:
    explosion, outbreak, burst, discharge

  4. blast(n.)

    Synonyms:
    blight, pestilential influence

  5. blast(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    blight, kill, destroy, ruin, annihilate, wither, shrivel

  6. blast(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    rend by explosion

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. blast(n)

    Synonyms:
    squall, gust, peal, blare, clang, explosion, discharge

  2. blast(v)

    Synonyms:
    blight, destroy, frustrate, ruin, explode, rend, open

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. BLAST

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How to use blast in a sentence?

  1. Kirk Yeager:

    Al Qaeda terrorist Richard Reid said. Fox News saw evidence photos from the scene, including the blast site where one of the backpacks was left. You can see some of the carnage left over, the blood, the remains of people's personal items that have been lost as they're fleeing in panic. Al Qaeda terrorist Richard Reid are seeing what a bomb site looks like, which is pure chaos. That created another challenge for first responders, as Kirk Yeager explained. When people are fleeing for their life, they're leaving behind purses, backpacks and other items -- and the bomb tech coming on scene knows one bomb has gone off, and there's always a chance there's a secondary device out there.

  2. Governor Nyesom Wike:

    I think they were trying to disrupt the result... the high court decided that the election was illegal, it( the blast) was close to the high court, nobody was killed and it didn't affect the building.

  3. David Soucie:

    A blast would not have to be very large... to rupture the hull of that aircraft.

  4. liam mahone:

    if you fart in a jar and give it to someone with a note saying,"open for a blast ftom the past." that would count as a present item with a past-tence gift in it--of which holds no value, unless you can make it into an alternative energy source... then everybody wins, apart from the one who opened it of course.

  5. Mike Bryan:

    You have to earn your way off the Tour, and you have to blast your way out, no one wants to limp their way off. (Pete) Sampras had the perfect send-off.


Translations for blast

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  • انفجارArabic
  • порив, гърмя, свиря силно, проклинам, духане, експлозия, взривявамBulgarian
  • Windstoß, ExplosionGerman
  • έκρηξηGreek
  • paahtaa, soimata, haukkua, mollata, puuska, blasti, ilmavirta, puhallus, kirottua, räjähdys, pahus, törähtää, pärähdys, kirota, laukaista, sättiä, kuihduttaa, tuulenpuuska, alkeissolu, puhahdus, jyrähtää, räjähtää, töräys, törähdys, räjäyttää, painaa läpiFinnish
  • rafaleFrench
  • blastIrish
  • sgalScottish Gaelic
  • robbanásHungarian
  • ledakanIndonesian
  • colpo di vento, ventata, esplosione, scoppio, cribbio, raffica, citoblasto, folata, getto, squilloItalian
  • 疾風, 突風Japanese
  • ته‌قینه‌وه‌, زرمه‌, ته‌قانه‌وه‌Kurdish
  • uruhangaMāori
  • ontploffing, windstoot, rukwindDutch
  • sprenging, explosjonNorwegian
  • ventania, explosãoPortuguese
  • vijelie, suflare, rafală (de vânt), suflu, explozieRomanian
  • порыв, грохот, грохотать, взрывать, проклинать, проклясть, порыв ветра, дутьё, взрыв, греметь, взорвать, раскритиковатьRussian
  • kilipuziSwahili
  • patlamaTurkish
  • 爆破Chinese

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