Definitions For Explosive


  • A chemical substance that undergoes a rapid chemical change (with the production of gas) on being heated or struck


  • Serving to explode or characterized by explosion or sudden outburst


  • Sudden and loud
  • Liable to lead to sudden change or violence


  • A substance (such as dynamite) that is used to cause an explosion : an explosive substance

Is Explosive a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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The word Explosive is worth 21 points in Scrabble and 24 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Explosive in a Sentence

  • He has an explosive temper.
  • There's been an explosive interest in the sport since the Olympics

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Antonyms for Explosive

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