Explode

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Definition

to explode: to blow up, to detonate, to set off, to erupt, to burst
verb
This bomb will explode in ten seconds, I suggest you leave immediately if you don't want to be blown to pieces.
After reading the e-mail, Bruno exploded with rage and kicked his desk over.

Examples

  • "Here's one which will make your head explode."
  • "Perfume Lorry Explodes on Beach"
  • "I thought my head was going to explode."
  • "Jean : Well, first the goose is put in a cage, and then it is force-fed until its bladder explodes."
  • "The gas tank is going to explode."
  • "Edward : And there's a bomb that's going to explode in one minute!"
  • "Xavier : Now, Bruno, many things have changed since I exploded."

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