noun. ['ˈdɛtəˌneɪtɝ'] a mechanical or electrical explosive device or a small amount of explosive; can be used to initiate the reaction of a disrupting explosive.
- explosive device
- detonating device
- percussion cap
- -or (English)
- detonate (English)
- detonare (Latin)
Words that Rhyme with Detonator
Example sentences of the word detonator
1. Noun, singular or mass
Hop into the police car below and run into objects, releasing the pieces to build a detonator.