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1 explosive /ɪkˈsploʊsɪv/ adjective
1 explosive
/ɪkˈsploʊsɪv/
adjective
Learner's definition of EXPLOSIVE
[more explosive; most explosive] : able to cause an explosion : used for exploding something
: relating to an explosion or caused by an explosion
[more explosive; most explosive]
: tending to get angry very easily
: likely to become violent very suddenly
: happening suddenly and quickly
2 explosive /ɪkˈsploʊsɪv/ noun
plural explosives
2 explosive
/ɪkˈsploʊsɪv/
noun
plural explosives
Learner's definition of EXPLOSIVE
[count]
: a substance (such as dynamite) that is used to cause an explosion : an explosive substance
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