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synonyms for detonative

  • fiery
  • frenzied
  • hazardous
  • meteoric
  • stormy
  • tense
  • touchy
  • ugly
  • uncontrollable
  • unstable
  • violent
  • wild
  • at the boiling point
  • bursting
  • charged
  • consequential
  • convulsive
  • ebullient
  • eruptive
  • forceful
  • fulminant
  • fulminating
  • impetuous
  • overwrought
  • perilous
  • raging
  • rampant
  • vehement

antonyms for detonative

MOST RELEVANT
  • calm
  • controlled
  • gentle
  • laid-back
  • mild
  • moderate
  • safe
  • peaceful
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How to use detonative in a sentence

It would require nearly a year for such a detonative wave to reach our sun from the earth.
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A high explosive is consumed almost instantly by what is called a detonative wave; hence it is said to detonate.
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WORDS RELATED TO DETONATIVE

  • at the boiling point
  • bursting
  • charged
  • consequential
  • convulsive
  • detonative
  • ebullient
  • eruptive
  • fiery
  • forceful
  • frenzied
  • fulminant
  • fulminating
  • hazardous
  • impetuous
  • meteoric
  • overwrought
  • perilous
  • raging
  • rampant
  • stormy
  • tense
  • touchy
  • ugly
  • uncontrollable
  • unstable
  • vehement
  • violent
  • wild
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.