explosion - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate explosion

explosion is hyphenated as ex-plo-sion

How to pronounce explosion

explosion is pronounced ɪk´s p lōʊʒən

Number of syllables in explosion

The number of syllables in explosion is 3

What part of speech in explosion?

explosion is a noun

How common in the word explosion?

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

What sentiment does explosion convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'explosion'

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Common collocations before 'explosion'

after, before, big, fire, force, heard, just, kill, like, off, over, second, small, sound, two

Common collocations of 'explosion'

after, away, before, big, down, fire, first, force, gas, great, heard, just, kill, later, like, long, minute, moment, off, other, over, result, second, small, sort, sound, think, three, time, two

Words with similar spelling to explosion

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Common Conjunction Collocations of explosion

and, but, either, nor, or, plus, yet

Lists containing explosion

Synonyms of 'acceleration'
Synonyms of 'access'
Synonyms of 'aggravation'
Synonyms of 'backfire'
Synonyms of 'bang'
Synonyms of 'bark'
Synonyms of 'blast'
Synonyms of 'blaze'
Synonyms of 'blowout'
Synonyms of 'blowup'
Synonyms of 'boom'
Synonyms of 'burst'
Synonyms of 'concentration'
Synonyms of 'condensation'
Synonyms of 'consolidation'
Synonyms of 'convulsion'
Synonyms of 'crack'
Synonyms of 'crash'
Synonyms of 'cyclone'
Synonyms of 'detonation'
Synonyms of 'discharge'
Synonyms of 'eruption'
Synonyms of 'exaggeration'
Synonyms of 'expose'
Synonyms of 'exposure'
Synonyms of 'fit'
Synonyms of 'flare'
Synonyms of 'flash'
Common Noun Collocations of astounding
Common Noun Collocations of bomb
Common Noun Collocations of boiler
Common Noun Collocations of deafening
Common Noun Collocations of dynamite
Common Noun Collocations of earthquake
Common Noun Collocations of fires
Common Noun Collocations of fireworks
Common Noun Collocations of fallout
Common Noun Collocations of fireball
Common Noun Collocations of firearms
Common Noun Collocations of gunfire
Common Noun Collocations of grenade
Common Noun Collocations of grenades
Common Noun Collocations of gunpowder
Common Noun Collocations of gunshots
Common Noun Collocations of hail
Common Noun Collocations of loud
Common Noun Collocations of muffled
Common Noun Collocations of midair
Common Noun Collocations of nuclear
Common Noun Collocations of nova
Common Noun Collocations of nitroglycerine
Common Noun Collocations of novae
Common Noun Collocations of powder
Common Noun Collocations of paperwork
Common Noun Collocations of ripped
Common Noun Collocations of rocked
Common Noun Collocations of terrific
Common Noun Collocations of torpedo
Common Noun Collocations of thunderous
Common Noun Collocations of torpedoes