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Past tense for to burst or shatter violently and noisily
“The pressure release valves were closed so that the balloon would explode when it reached a certain height.”
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Past tense for to detonate, or cause to detonate, from, or using, an explosive
“He could give the signal to explode the bomb here and now, or he could wait as planned.”
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Past tense for to become very angry in reaction to something
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“One suspects that even a moment of eye contact with the man would cause him to explode with rage.”
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Past tense for to increase suddenly in size, number, or extent
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“Weed populations explode the year after a drought due to turf thinning.”
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Past tense for to suddenly (and violently) develop or happen
“Ruth's fame would explode in the media hothouse of New York, landing him on vaudeville stages and movie screens.”
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Past tense for to disprove a statement, theory or belief
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“This would seem to explode the theory that a man must come from Massachusetts to attain prominence at Harvard.”
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Past tense for to break up into small pieces as the result of impact
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Past tense for to make a loud, deep, resonant sound
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Past tense for break or cause to break suddenly and violently into pieces
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Past tense for state that one refuses to admit the truth or existence of
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Past tense for to boil to such an extent as to overflow its container
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Past tense for to burn with a sudden intensity
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Past tense for attack physically or verbally
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Past tense for to fail to discharge properly
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Past tense for let or force out (a fluid, especially blood) from the vessel that contains it into the surrounding area
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Unstrung
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Turned loose
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Having lost respect or credibility
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