italbrac|RP enPR|blÃ¤st, IPA|/blÉ�Ë�st/, SAMPA|/blA:st/
italbrac|US enPR|blÄ�st, IPA|/blÃ¦st/
From Middle English, from Old English blÃ¦Å¿t|blÇ£Å¿t.
- A violent gust of wind.
- A forcible stream of air from an orifice, as from a bellows, the mouth, etc. Hence: The continuous blowing to which one charge of ore or metal is subjected in a furnace; as, to melt so many tons of iron at a blast.
#:*1957: Blast was produced by bellows worked by four 'blowers', three of whom worked at a time while the fourth stood ready to replace one of the others. — H.R. Schubert, History of the British Iron and Steel Industry, p. 146.
- An explosion.
- A loud, sudden sound.
#:A blast from a trumpet.
- cytology An immature or precursor cell.
trans-top|A violent gust of wind
trans-top|A forcible stream of air from an orifice, as from a bellows, the mouth, etc.
trans-top|A loud, sudden sound
trans-top|(cytology) An immature or precursor cell
ttbc|Finnish: tuulenpuuska (1), rÃ¤jÃ¤hdys (3)
ttbc|French: bourrasque f (1), souffle m (2), explosion f (3)
ttbc|Hebrew: ×¤×�×¦×�×¥ (pitzutz) m (3)
have a blast
- To make a loud noise.
- To shatter, as if by an explosion.
- To open up a hole in.
#:Blast right through it.
- To curse; to damn.
#:Blast it! Foiled again.
- To shoot.
#:Chewbacca blasted the Stormtroopers with his laser rifle.
- To return extra salvage to another location.
- To suddenly criticize or reprimand one bluntly or harshly in the face about his or her behaviour or choices, because of perceiving them as somehow threatening or annoying; to attack|verbally attack.
#: My manager suddenly blasted me yesterday for being a little late to work for five days in a row, because I was never getting myself up on time.
trans-top|To make a loud noise
trans-top|To shatter, as if by an explosion
trans-top|To open up a hole in
trans-top|To curse; to damn
trans-top|To return extra salvage to another location
trans-top|to verbally attack
ttbc|Finnish: rÃ¤jÃ¤yttÃ¤Ã¤ (2), kirottua! (4), piru viedÃ¤|viekÃ¶Ã¶n! (4)
ttbc|Italian: far esplodere (2), far brillare! (2)
- Blast it; damn it.
ghetto blaster, ghettoblaster
From Greek Î²Î»Î±Ï�Ï�Ï�Ï�(blastos) meaning "germ or sprout".
- An immature or undifferentiated cell (e.g., lymphoblast, myeloblast).
blast c (definite form blasten)
- uncountable|lang=sv The stem and leaves of a vegetable, of which you're only supposed to eat the root. E.g. in potatoes or carrots.