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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
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

demolition

noun. destruction
  • annihilation
  • bulldozing
  • explosion
  • extermination
  • knocking down
  • leveling
  • razing
  • wrecking
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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