Blasting - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈblæstɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word blasting
Brit.  |ˈblɑːstɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word blasting
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to blast

adjective

- causing injury or blight; especially affecting with sudden violence or plague or ruin(syn: ruinous)

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

- unpleasantly loud and penetrating(syn: blaring)

shut our ears against the blasting music from his car radio

Examples

The blasting had succeeded; five pounds of powder uplifted two hundred square yards of ice.

Is he left alone, to bear his blasting curse?

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

shut our ears against the blasting music from his car radio

Workers were blasting rock where the new highway will go.

...a boom box blasting deafening music...

On they go swearing, blasting, damning.

He was woken by the radio alarm clock blasting out rock music.

the air conditioning was blasting cold air at us

a rock concert blasting music at 110 decibels

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