Detonize
Detonize Det"o*nize (d[e^]t"[-o]*n[imac]z), v. t. & i. [See {Detonate}.] [imp. & p. p.{Detonized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Detonizing}.] To explode, or cause to explode; to burn with an explosion; to detonate. [1913 Webster]

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  • Detonized — Detonize Det o*nize (d[e^]t [ o]*n[imac]z), v. t. & i. [See {Detonate}.] [imp. & p. p.{Detonized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Detonizing}.] To explode, or cause to explode; to burn with an explosion; to detonate. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Detonizing — Detonize Det o*nize (d[e^]t [ o]*n[imac]z), v. t. & i. [See {Detonate}.] [imp. & p. p.{Detonized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Detonizing}.] To explode, or cause to explode; to burn with an explosion; to detonate. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • detonate — I. v. n. Explode with a loud report, detonize. II. v. a. Detonize, cause to explode or burst with a loud report …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • Detonate — Det o*nate, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Detonated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Detonating}.] [L. detonare, v. i., to thunder down; de + tonare to thunder; akin to E. thunder. See {Thunder}, and cf. {Detonize}.] To explode with a sudden report; as, niter detonates …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Detonated — Detonate Det o*nate, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Detonated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Detonating}.] [L. detonare, v. i., to thunder down; de + tonare to thunder; akin to E. thunder. See {Thunder}, and cf. {Detonize}.] To explode with a sudden report; as, niter… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Detonating — Detonate Det o*nate, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Detonated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Detonating}.] [L. detonare, v. i., to thunder down; de + tonare to thunder; akin to E. thunder. See {Thunder}, and cf. {Detonize}.] To explode with a sudden report; as, niter… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Violence — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Violence >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 violence violence inclemency vehemence might impetuosity Sgm: N 1 boisterousness boisterousness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 effervescence effervescence ebullition Sgm …   English dictionary for students

  • detonate — v 1. explode, go off, fulminate, blow up, Archaic. displode; burst, Inf. bust, break open, fly apart; bang, blast, boom, roar, thunder, clap. 2. set off, Obs. detonize; discharge, shoot, fire. 3. ignite, kindle, light, spark; start, give rise to …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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