blasting blasting  /b ˈlæ stɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) causing injury or blight; especially affecting with sudden violence or plague or ruin
  2. (adj) unpleasantly loud and penetrating

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He then had dozens of meetings with other lawmakers, emphasizing how badly the region needed the money but never publicly blasting Congress for moving too slowly.
  2. Correction: The original caption incorrectly stated that these protesters were blasting Coulter.
  3. But a whole day of blasting left still standing two towers of the Cathedral of the Christ Redeemer.

News

  1. Blasting planned along I-85 in Davidson County

    Work crews will begin blasting along I-85 just south of Clark Road in Davidson County, starting Tuesday, June 25, at lunchtime. The blasting is a necessary step to widen 3.8 miles of I-85 to eight lanes from just north of N.C. 150 to just north of...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Salisbury Post

  2. RBW’s New FasterBlaster: Steel Shot Blasting Machine is Better Than a Sand Blaster and Available Now

    The new FasterBlaster: Shot Blasting Machine is better and faster than a traditional sand blasting machine and is now being offered by RBW Enterprises at http://www.rbwe.com . (PRWeb June 20, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/shot-blast-equipment/sand-blasting/prweb10855711.htm
    on June 21, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. NCDOT to conduct blasting along I-85 near Clark Road

    Work crews will begin blasting along Interstate 85 just south of Clark Road starting at lunchtime Tuesday.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Lexington Dispatch

Quotes

  1. "I haven't gone around blasting Hillary" for accepting lobbyist money, Obama said in a 20-minute interview after touring the popular Iowa state fair with his wife and two young children. "What I said is she doesn't recognize the problem."
    on Aug 16, 2007 By: Barack Obama Source: Forbes

  2. "I was making a lot of errors," added Williams. "Justine was moving up to the ball and blasting winners. I had to lift the level of my game and stop making all the errors."
    on Mar 31, 2007 By: Serena Williams Source: Sports Network

  3. "There's not one sad feeling in my body," said White, who managed Liddell before becoming company president. "He came out blasting, bombing, trying to put Rich away in a slugfest. He gave his fans a good last fight."
    on Jun 14, 2010 By: Dana White Source: Montreal Gazette

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