blast off


blast off
Synonyms and related words:
A, alpha, altitude peak, automatic control, begin, beginning, blast away, burn, burnout, ceiling, commence, commencement, creation, cutting edge, dawn, descent, dive in, edge, end of burning, establishment, fall to, fire, flight, flying start, foundation, fresh start, get to, go ahead, head into, ignition, impact, institution, jump off, jump-off, kick off, kick-off, launch, leading edge, lift-off, new departure, oncoming, onset, opening, origin, origination, outbreak, outset, pitch in, plunge into, project, rocket launching, running start, send off, send-off, set about, set in, set out, set sail, set to, setting in motion, setting-up, shoot, shot, square one, start, start in, start off, start out, start-off, starting point, take off, take-off, trajectory, turn to, velocity peak

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • blast-off — n [U] the moment when a ↑spacecraft leaves the ground ▪ 10 seconds to blast off →blast off at ↑blast2 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • blast|off — «BLAST F, OF; BLAHST », noun. a launching or taking off into rocket propelled flight: »The astronauts suffered no injury during blastoff and reentry …   Useful english dictionary

  • blast off — last off v. i. to begin ascending from the ground under rocket power; of a rocket. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blast-off — blast ,off noun uncount INFORMAL the moment when a SPACECRAFT leaves the ground: LIFT OFF …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • blast off — verb launch with great force the rockets were blasted off • Derivationally related forms: ↑blastoff • Hypernyms: ↑launch • Verb Frames: Somebody s something * * * BE LAUNCHED, take off, lift off, leave the ground, become airborne, ta …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blast Off! — Infobox Album Name = Blast Off! Type = compilation Longtype = Artist = The Blue Hearts Cover size = 250 Caption = Released = 1991 Recorded = Genre = Punk rock Length = 38:25 Language = Japanese Label = Juggler Records… …   Wikipedia

  • Blast Off — Infobox VG title = Blast Off developer = Namco publisher = Namco designer = Nak, Tak release = genre = Vertical scrolling shooter modes = Up to 2 players, alternating turns cabinet = Upright arcade system = Namco System 1 display = Vertical… …   Wikipedia

  • blast off — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms blast off : present tense I/you/we/they blast off he/she/it blasts off present participle blasting off past tense blasted off past participle blasted off if a spaceship blasts off, it leaves the ground …   English dictionary

  • blast-off — noun (U) the moment when a spacecraft leaves the ground: 10 seconds to blast off see also: blast off blast 2) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • blast-off — N UNCOUNT Blast off is the moment when a rocket leaves the ground and rises into the air to begin a journey into space. The original planned launch was called off four minutes before blast off …   English dictionary

  • blast off — {v.} 1. To begin a rocket flight. * /The astronaut will blast off into orbit at six o clock./ 2. Also[blast away] {informal} To scold or protest violently. * /The coach blasted off at the team for poor playing./ …   Dictionary of American idioms


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