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synonyms for eruptive

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

antonyms for eruptive

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

It was taken from the arm of a boy just before the commencement of the eruptive fever, and instantly inserted.
AN INQUIRY INTO THE CAUSES AND EFFECTS OF THE VARIOLAE VACCINAEEDWARD JENNER
No eruptive mountains, nor any traces of recent volcanic eruption, have yet been observed in any part of Australia.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
Away to the east a group of eruptive mountains are seen—the Sierra La Sal.
BIRDS AND ALL NATURE, VOL. VI, NO. 3, OCTOBER 1899VARIOUS
An eruptive complaint, sometimes, at one period of my life, very severe.
VEGETABLE DIET: AS SANCTIONED BY MEDICAL MEN, AND BY EXPERIENCE IN ALL AGESWILLIAM ANDRUS ALCOTT
The eruptive disease, however, and the rheumatic attacks, are not wholly removed; but they are greatly diminished.
VEGETABLE DIET: AS SANCTIONED BY MEDICAL MEN, AND BY EXPERIENCE IN ALL AGESWILLIAM ANDRUS ALCOTT
Many became free from colds and eruptive complaints, to which they were formerly subject.
VEGETABLE DIET: AS SANCTIONED BY MEDICAL MEN, AND BY EXPERIENCE IN ALL AGESWILLIAM ANDRUS ALCOTT
These quiescent prominences are, as a rule, much longer-lived than the eruptive ones.
A TEXT-BOOK OF ASTRONOMYGEORGE C. COMSTOCK
There are scores of these eruptive springs in the Yellowstone, and their irregularities form part of their fascination.
YOUR NATIONAL PARKSENOS A. MILLS
A wild rage, the eruptive sum of long insults and suffering, burst forth in David.
TO HIM THAT HATHLEROY SCOTT
Lake Bombon was doubtless formerly connected with the sea, the intervening barrier being formed of eruptive scori.
APPLETONS' POPULAR SCIENCE MONTHLY, JANUARY 1900VARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ERUPTIVE

  • 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.