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  • 1 Explode — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Explode Sencillo de Nelly Furtado del álbum Folklore Lanzamiento 27 Septiembre 2004 Formato Descarga Digital Grabación 2003 …

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  • 2 Explode — Ex*plode , v. t. 1. To drive from the stage by noisy expressions of disapprobation; to hoot off; to drive away or reject noisily; as, to explode a play. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Him old and young Exploded, and seized with violent hands. Milton.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 explode — [ek splōd′, iksplōd′] vt. exploded, exploding [orig., to drive off the stage by clapping and hooting < L explodere < ex , off + plaudere, to applaud] 1. to cause to be rejected; expose as false; discredit [to explode a theory] 2. to make… …

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  • 4 Explode — est le quatrième album studio du groupe de Punk Rock Américain The Unseen. Liste des morceaux False Hope Your Failure Is My Revenge Explode Don t Look Back Negative Outlook Tsunami Suicide So Sick Of You Remains Unseen Fed Up Useless Regrets… …

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  • 5 explode — [v1] blow up backfire, blast, blaze, blow to kingdom come*, break out, burst, collapse, convulse, detonate, discharge, erupt, flame up, flare up, fracture, jet, kablooey*, let go*, mushroom*, rupture, set off, shatter, shiver, split, thunder;… …

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  • 6 Explode — Ex*plode ([e^]ks*pl[=o]d ), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Exploded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Exploding}.] [L. explodere, explosum, to drive out, drive out a player by clapping; ex out + plaudere, plodere, to clap, strike, applaud: cf. OF. exploder. See… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 explode — index discharge (shoot), rebut, refute Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 8 explode — 1530s, to reject with scorn, from L. explodere drive out or off by clapping, hiss off, hoot off, originally theatrical, to drive an actor off the stage by making noise, hence drive out, reject (a sense surviving in an exploded theory), from ex… …

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  • 9 explode — ► VERB 1) burst or shatter violently as a result of rapid combustion or excessive internal pressure. 2) suddenly give expression to violent emotion. 3) increase suddenly in number or extent. 4) show (a belief or theory) to be false or unfounded.… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 explode — ex|plode [ıkˈspləud US ˈsploud] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(burst)¦ 2¦(increase suddenly)¦ 3¦(strong feelings)¦ 4¦(become dangerous)¦ 5 explode the myth 6¦(make a loud noise)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1500 1600; : Latin; Origin: explodere to drive off the stage by… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 explode */*/ — UK [ɪkˈspləʊd] / US [ɪkˈsploʊd] verb Word forms explode : present tense I/you/we/they explode he/she/it explodes present participle exploding past tense exploded past participle exploded 1) [intransitive] to burst with a lot of force and a loud… …

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  • 12 explode — verb 1 blow up ADVERB ▪ simultaneously ▪ 20 bombs exploded almost simultaneously. ▪ accidentally, prematurely ▪ A bomb might explode prematurely. ▪ …

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  • 13 explode — ex|plode [ ık sploud ] verb ** ▸ 1 burst with great force ▸ 2 express sudden emotion ▸ 3 increase quickly ▸ 4 prove story/theory false ▸ 5 move/change quickly 1. ) intransitive to burst with a lot of force and a loud noise: BLOW UP: Bombs were… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 14 explode — v. (D; intr.) to explode with (to explode with rage) * * * [ɪk spləʊd] (D; intr.) to explode with (to explode with rage) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 15 explode — [16] The use of explode to mean ‘burst with destructive force’ is a comparatively recent, late 19th century development. The Latin verb explōdere, from which it comes, signified something quite different – ‘drive off the stage with hisses and… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 16 explode — [16] The use of explode to mean ‘burst with destructive force’ is a comparatively recent, late 19th century development. The Latin verb explōdere, from which it comes, signified something quite different – ‘drive off the stage with hisses and… …

    Word origins

  • 17 explode — verb (exploded; exploding) Etymology: Latin explodere to drive off the stage by clapping, from ex + plaudere to clap Date: 1605 transitive verb 1. archaic to drive from the stage by noisy disapproval 2. to bring into disrepute or discredit <… …

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  • 18 explode — verb 1 BURST (I, T) to burst, or to make something burst, into small pieces, usually with a loud noise and in a way that causes damage: We sat in the bomb shelter listening to the enemy shells exploding. compare implode 2 GET ANGRY (I) to… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 explode — exploder, n. /ik splohd /, v., exploded, exploding. v.i. 1. to expand with force and noise because of rapid chemical change or decomposition, as gunpowder or nitroglycerine (opposed to implode). 2. to burst, fly into pieces, or break up violently …

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  • 20 explode — ex·plode ik splōd vb, ex·plod·ed; ex·plod·ing vt to cause to explode or burst noisily <explode a bomb> vi to undergo a rapid chemical or nuclear reaction with the production of noise, heat, and violent expansion of gases * * * ex·plode (ek… …

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