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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blasting, ruinous(adj)

    causing injury or blight; especially affecting with sudden violence or plague or ruin

    "the blasting effects of the intense cold on the budding fruit"; "the blasting force of the wind blowing sharp needles of sleet in our faces"; "a ruinous war"

  2. blaring, blasting(adj)

    unpleasantly loud and penetrating

    "the blaring noise of trumpets"; "shut our ears against the blasting music from his car radio"


  1. blasting(Noun)

    A planned explosion, as in mining.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Blasting

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  2. Blasting(noun)

    a blast; destruction by a blast, or by some pernicious cause

  3. Blasting(noun)

    the act or process of one who, or that which, blasts; the business of one who blasts

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. blasting

    The displacement of earth or rock by the use of an explosive. One of the most important parts of the art of mining in its various branches of tunneling, shaft-boring, well-digging, submarine mining, etc. The explosive is ordinarily placed in a bore hole, but in submarine mining this is sometimes dispensed with when a high explosive like nitro-glycerine is used.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of blasting in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of blasting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of blasting in a Sentence

  1. Republican Gov. Mike Pence:

    Gov. Pence has done the right thing, i think if you -- if they actually got briefed on the law that they wouldn't be blasting this law.

  2. Portland Conservation Director Bob Sallinger:

    I think the word slaughter here is truly appropriate, we're talking about federal agents on boats blasting cormorants out of the sky with shotguns.

  3. Mark McDonnell:

    We had the problem of people blasting through south and north on five-lane roads, one-way, with no intention of stopping in South Bend, and it was just always a constant problem.

  4. Joey Jackson:

    How does he ever get a fair trial when Jussie Smollett have the superintendent going on' Good Morning America' blasting him, you have wonder whether or not they overplayed their hand.

  5. Gavin Heffernan:

    The 25-30 second exposures reveal more stars and planets up above, they also magnify the lights on the ground, so even cities 100 miles away were blasting out our photos with floods of light.

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