Exploded - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪkˈsploʊdɪd|  American pronunciation of the word exploded
Brit.  |ɪkˈspləʊdɪd|  British pronunciation of the word exploded
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto explode
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto explode

adjective

- showing the parts of something separated but in positions that show their correct relation to one another

the manufacturer provided an exploded view of the apparatus

Examples

an exploded view of an engine

an exploded diagram of an engine

the manufacturer provided an exploded view of the apparatus

The birds suddenly exploded into flight.

The building exploded in flames.

We exploded the myth that their army was invincible.

Guests panicked when the bomb exploded.

He exploded in a paroxysm of rage.

His anger had been pent up for so long that at last he exploded.

The whole building was sent up in flames when the petrol exploded.

Fortunately the house was empty when the bomb exploded.

The bomb exploded on contact (=at the moment it touched something).

A boy escaped unhurt when the fire in his room exploded.

Far sooner than anyone thought possible, the Russians exploded an atomic bomb.

Florida's population exploded after World War II.

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