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Definition of Explosion

Explosion

  1. The act of exploding; detonation; a chemical action which causes the sudden formation of a great volume of expanded gas; as, the explosion of gunpowder, of fire damp,etc.
  2. A bursting with violence and loud noise, because of internal pressure; as, the explosion of a gun, a bomb, a steam boiler, etc.
  3. A violent outburst of feeling, manifested by excited language, action, etc.; as, an explosion of wrath.

Explosion Quotations

Every morning I jump out of bed and step on a landmine. The landmine is me. After the explosion, I spent the rest of the day putting the pieces together.
Ray Bradbury

Wars spring from unseen and generally insignificant causes, the first outbreak being often but an explosion of anger.
Thucydides

With my channel, and what people associate with Internet, most people think it goes viral, you become this huge thing super quick. I never had an explosion or a huge thing. It's just been something that has progressively been growing. It's been building.
PewDiePie

You have to understand the Newark Riots - a lot of people understand that the pain was the initial explosion of anger and alienation, but after that, the response, sending the National Guard troops - a lot of violence was carried out and perpetrated by those who were allegedly coming here to protect residents.
Cory Booker

I felt cheated by the way grown-ups told me that the future of the world was bleak when I became a teenager in the 1970s. The pollution explosion was unstoppable. Global famine was inevitable. I genuinely want the next generation, my own kids, to know that actually it's possible that the future might be better than the past.
Matt Ridley
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Explosion Translations

explosion in Afrikaans is ontploffing
explosion in Dutch is uitbarsting, ontploffing, explosie
explosion in French is explosion
explosion in Italian is esplosione
explosion in Norwegian is eksplosjon
explosion in Swedish is krevad
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