Blast and Shatter


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Blast verb – To cause to break open or into pieces by or as if by an explosive.
Usage example: the highway engineers will have to blast that hill in order to put a road through here

Shatter is a synonym for blast in break up topic. In some cases you can use "Shatter" instead a verb "Blast", when it comes to topics like blow up, explode.
Nearby Words: blasted, blasting, blaster
Synonyms for Blast


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Shatter verb – To bring to a complete end the physical soundness, existence, or usefulness of.
Usage example: tried to restore their shattered hopes

Blast is a synonym for shatter in destroy topic. You can use "Blast" instead a verb "Shatter", if it concerns topics such as break into small pieces.
Nearby Words: shattered, shattering
Synonyms for Shatter

Common collocations

soul blast soul shatter soul
wall blast wall shatter wall
monster blast monster shatter monster
ship blast ship shatter ship
Other nouns: planet, enemy, armor, times, enemies.

Both words in one sentence

  • Cut His Heart Out with a Spoon Baines: We'll blast them into dust, then fuse the dust into glass, then shatter them all over again!
  • Literature / Bloodlines An interior explosion causes Latte's doors to blast off and its windows to shatter.
  • There's a delightful blast of horns that could shatter windows in spontaneous intervals during the otherwise lovely and calming 'Starlings' from Elbow.
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