explode - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate explode

explode is hyphenated as ex-plode

How to pronounce explode

explode is pronounced ɪk´s p lōʊd

Number of syllables in explode

The number of syllables in explode is 2

What part of speech in explode?

explode can be a transitive verb or an intransitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word explode?

explode is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does explode convey?

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Common collocations after 'explode'

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Common collocations before 'explode'

can, did, felt, going, head, heart, just, like, look, make, might, ready, seem, thought, will

Common collocations of 'explode'

before, can, did, does, felt, going, half, head, heart, here, just, leg, like, look, make, may, might, mind, ready, seem, suddenly, thing, think, though, thought, time, wait, watch, will, world

Words with similar spelling to explode

explore

Common Verb Collocations of explode

arrange, be, begin, bind, burn, can, cause, continue, do, expect, fail, feel, get, go, have, make, may, might, must, seem, set, shall, should, think, wait, want, will, 'll, 're, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of explode

and, but, or

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Synonyms of 'blast'
Synonyms of 'blow'
Synonyms of 'boom'
Synonyms of 'break'
Synonyms of 'burst'
Synonyms of 'bust'
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Synonyms of 'crash'
Synonyms of 'discharge'
Synonyms of 'discredit'
Synonyms of 'disprove'
Synonyms of 'expose'
Synonyms of 'feed'
Synonyms of 'fire'
Synonyms of 'fizzle'
Synonyms of 'flare'
Synonyms of 'flip'
Common Verb Collocations of harbor
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Synonyms of 'erupt'
Synonyms of 'detonate'
Synonyms of 'deflate'
Synonyms of 'backfire'