Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) blast (a very long fly ball)
- S: (n) bang, clap, eruption, blast, bam (a sudden very loud noise)
- S: (n) gust, blast, blow (a strong current of air) "the tree was bent almost double by the gust"
- S: (n) blast (an explosion (as of dynamite))
- S: (n) good time, blast (a highly pleasurable or exciting experience) "we had a good time at the party"; "celebrating after the game was a blast"
- S: (n) fire, attack, flak, flack, blast (intense adverse criticism) "Clinton directed his fire at the Republican Party"; "the government has come under attack"; "don't give me any flak"
- S: (v) blast, blare (make a strident sound) "She tended to blast when speaking into a microphone"
- S: (v) smash, nail, boom, blast (hit hard) "He smashed a 3-run homer"
- S: (v) blast, shell (use explosives on) "The enemy has been shelling us all day"
- S: (v) blast (apply a draft or strong wind to to) "the air conditioning was blasting cold air at us"
- S: (v) blast, shell (create by using explosives) "blast a passage through the mountain"
- S: (v) blast (make with or as if with an explosion) "blast a tunnel through the Alps"
- S: (v) blast, shoot (fire a shot) "the gunman blasted away"
- S: (v) savage, blast, pillory, crucify (criticize harshly or violently) "The press savaged the new President"; "The critics crucified the author for plagiarizing a famous passage"
- S: (v) blast, knock down (shatter as if by explosion)
- S: (v) blast (shrivel or wither or mature imperfectly)