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explosive

see definition of explosive
  • adjvolatile, dangerous
  • nounsomething that blows up
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Synonyms for explosive

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

Antonyms for explosive

  • calm
  • controlled
  • gentle
  • laid-back
  • mild
  • moderate
  • safe
  • peaceful
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ammunition

noun. projectiles for weaponry
  • ammo
  • armament
  • ball
  • bomb
  • buckshot
  • bullet
  • cannonball
  • cartridge
  • charge
  • chemical
  • confetti
  • explosive
  • fuse
  • grenade
  • gunpowder
  • iron rations
  • materiel
  • missile
  • munition
  • napalm
  • powder
  • rocket
  • round
  • shell
  • shot
  • shrapnel
  • torpedo

bomb

noun. exploding weapon

combustible

adjective. able to be exploded

grenade

noun. bomb

hotheaded

adjective. quick-tempered

inflammatory

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