criticize harshly or violently; "The press savaged the new President"; "The critics crucified the author for plagiarizing a famous passage"
fire a shot; "the gunman blasted away"
use explosives on; "The enemy has been shelling us all day"
hit hard; "He smashed a 3-run homer"
make with or as if with an explosion; "blast a tunnel through the Alps"
expletives used informally as intensifiers; "he's a blasted idiot"; "it's a blamed shame"; "a blame cold winter"; "not a blessed dime"; "I'll be damned (or blessed or darned or goddamned) if I'll do any such thing"; "he's a damn (or goddam or goddamned) fool"; "a deuced idiot"; "an infernal nuisance"
create by using explosives; "blast a passage through the mountain"
apply a draft or strong wind to to; "the air conditioning was blasting cold air at us"
make a strident sound; "She t
made of or resembling lace; "a lacy gown"; "a lacy leaf"
having open interstices or resembling a web
indefinite in time or position; "he will come one day"; "one place or another"
being a single entity made by combining separate components; "three chemicals combining into one solution"
used informally as an intensifier; "that is one fine dog"
a single person or thing; "he is the best one"; "this is the one I ordered"
of the same kind or quality; "two animals of one species"
the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number;
used of a single unit or thing; not two or more; "`ane' is Scottish"
having the indivisible character of a unit; "a unitary action"; "spoke with one voice"
eminent beyond or above comparison; "matchless beauty"; "the team's nonpareil center fielder"; "she's one girl in a million"; "the one and only Muhammad Ali"; "a peerless scholar"; "infamy unmatched in the Western world"; "wrote with unmatchable clarity"; "unrivaled mastery of her art"
information that has become public; "all the reports were out in the open"; "the facts had been brought to the surface"
having no protecting cover or enclosure; "an open boat"; "an open fire"; "open sports cars"
display the contents of a file or start an application as on a computer
a tournament in which both professionals and amateurs may play
(set theory) of an interval that contains neither of its endpoints
afford access to; "the door opens to the patio"; "The French doors give onto a terrace"
where the air is unconfined; "he wanted to get outdoors a little"; "the concert was held in the open air"; "camping in the open"
open and observable; not secret or hidden; "an overt lie"; "overt hostility"; "overt intelligence gathering"; "open ballots"
begin or set in action, of meetings, speeches, recitals, etc.; "He opened the meeting with a long speech"
a clear or unobstructed space or expanse of land
maintain the security of by carrying out a patrol
Character in Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare
a loud low dull continuous noise; "they heard the rumbling of thunder"
continuous full and low-pitched throbbing sound; "the rumbling rolling sound of thunder"
to utter or emit low dull rumbling sounds; "he grumbled a rude response"; "Stones grumbled down the cliff"
make a low noise; "rumbling thunder"
suggesting the operation of supernatural influences;
surpassing the ordinary or normal; "Beyond his preternatural affability there is some acid and some steel" - George Will; "his uncanny sense of direction"
a source of help and advice and encouragement; "he played uncle to lonely students"
the brother of your father or mother; the husband of your aunt