Definitions of explode
v. i. - To become suddenly expanded into a great volume of gas or vapor; to burst violently into flame; as gunpowder explodes. 2
v. i. - To burst with force and a loud report; to detonate, as a shell filled with powder or the like material, or as a boiler from too great pressure of steam. 2
v. i. - To burst forth with sudden violence and noise; as, at this, his wrath exploded. 2
v. t. - To drive from the stage by noisy expressions of disapprobation; to hoot off; to drive away or reject noisily; as, to explode a play. 2
v. t. - To bring into disrepute, and reject; to drive from notice and acceptance; as, to explode a scheme, fashion, or doctrine. 2
v. t. - To cause to explode or burst noisily; to detonate; as, to explode powder by touching it with fire. 2
v. t. - To drive out with violence and noise, as by powder. 2
The word "explode" uses 7 letters: D E E L O P X.
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Shorter words found within explode:
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