Antonyms for exploding

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The worst is that the manner of exploding is always the weak point with us.

He was followed by Scroggie, who was exploding with laughter.

But Dan blacked out, receiving some of the concussion of the exploding rocket.

A shell, exploding in her hull, blew her fore-mast into the water.

Bai-Jove-Judson had been exploding at intervals for the last five minutes.

Detonans: exploding: a sudden noise or a puff like an explosion.

The glare from an exploding shell showed him and the battle flag.

A dance and a flash of words, as if he were exploding into phrases.

She stood still on the sidewalk, exploding into tiny, staccato sentences.

And it seems it is Thett that is exploding, and that Thett is exploding itself.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR EXPLODING

bursting

adjectivebreaking open
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