Definition of 'explosion'
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The force of the explosion could have blown him out into the sea. CODE BREAKER (2002)The second guard was kneeling on the floor, his hands clasped over his eyes, temporarily blinded by the explosion. ALASTAIR MCLEAN'S 'NIGHT WATCH' (2002)The original had been left in shreds by the explosion at the Wall. WALL GAMES (2002)
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Translations for 'explosion'
British English: explosion /ɪkˈspləʊʒən/ NOUN
An explosion is a sudden violent burst of energy, for example one caused by a bomb.
- American English: explosion
- Arabic: اِنْفِجار
- Brazilian Portuguese: explosão
- Chinese: 爆炸
- Croatian: eksplozija
- Czech: exploze
- Danish: eksplosion
- Dutch: explosie
- European Spanish: explosión
- Finnish: räjähdys
- French: explosion
- German: Explosion
- Greek: έκρηξη
- Italian: esplosione
- Japanese: 爆発
- Korean: 폭발
- Norwegian: eksplosjon
- Polish: eksplozja
- European Portuguese: explosão
- Romanian: explozie
- Russian: взрыв
- Spanish: explosión
- Swedish: explosion
- Thai: การระเบิด
- Turkish: patlama
- Ukrainian: вибух
- Vietnamese: vụ nổ
Definition of explosion from the Collins English Dictionary
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