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British English: /blɑːst/
American English: /blæst/

Translation of blast in Italian:


  • 4 (noise)
    (on trumpet) squillo (masculine)
    (on whistle, on car horn) colpo (masculine)
    to give a blast on
    fare squillare (trumpet)
    dare un colpo di (whistle, carhorn)
    a blast of pop music
    un pezzo di musica pop a tutto volume
    he plays his records at full blast
    ascolta dischi a tutto volume
    the radio is on at full blast
    la radio è a tutto volume

transitive verb

  • 1 (blow up)
    fare esplodere (building)
    fare saltare (rockface)
    to blast a hole in a wall
    aprire un buco in un muro con l'esplosivo
  • 2 (wither)
    (wind, frost, disease)
    fare seccare (plant, tree)
    distruggere (crop)
  • 3 [informal] (criticize)
    (article, review)
    (person, performance, work)
  • 4 (strike hard)
    (golfer, soccer player)
    colpire con forza

intransitive verb

  • 1 (Mining)
    usare esplosivi
    we blasted through the rock wall
    abbiamo fatto saltare la parete rocciosa con gli esplosivi


the song was a blast from the past for me

to blast somebody, something out of the water

[informal] [figurative]
screditare qualcuno, qualcosa o sparare a zero su qualcuno, qualcosa

Phrasal verbs

blast away:

blast away (with gun) to blast away at
sparare a raffica su (person, target)

blast off:

1 blast off 2 blast [something] off, blast off [something] 2.1 (fire)
sparare con
2.2 (lift off)
fare saltare

blast out:

1 blast out
suonare a tutto volume
2 blast [something] out, blast out [something]
(radio, speaker)
sparare a tutto volume (music)
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