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explosion

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  • nouneruption, discharge
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Synonyms for explosion

noun eruption, discharge
  • blast
  • burst
  • detonation
  • firing
  • outbreak
  • outburst
  • access
  • backfire
  • bang
  • blowout
  • blowup
  • clap
  • combustion
  • concussion
  • crack
  • fit
  • flare-up
  • fulmination
  • gust
  • ignition
  • paroxysm
  • percussion
  • pop
  • report
  • roar
  • salvo

Antonyms for explosion

  • implosion
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More words related to explosion

blast

noun. explosion
  • bang
  • blow-up
  • burst
  • crash
  • detonation
  • discharge
  • dynamite
  • eruption
  • explosion
  • outbreak
  • outburst
  • salvo
  • volley

blowup

noun. an angry outburst

boom

noun. loud sound; crash

burst

noun. blow-up, blast

bursts

noun. blow-up, blast

crack

noun. loud sound, usually from hitting
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