Acceptable For Game Play - US & UK word lists

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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • v. To explode or cause to explode.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • v. To explode; to blow up. Specifically, to combust supersonically via shock compression.
  • v. To cause an explosion.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • verb-intransitive. To explode with a sudden report.
  • v. To cause to explode; to cause to burn or inflame with a sudden report.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • To cause to explode; specifically, to cause to explode with great suddenness and with a loud report.
  • To explode with great suddenness and with a loud noise: as, niter detonates with sulphur.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • v. cause to burst with a violent release of energy
  • v. burst and release energy as through a violent chemical or physical reaction
  • Verb Form
    detonated    detonates    detonating   
    Words that are more generic or abstract
    fulminate    dynamite   
    detonated    detonating   
    Words with the same meaning
    explode    fulminate    blast    discharge