Antonyms

1. explosive

adjective. ['ɪkˈsploʊsɪv'] serving to explode or characterized by explosion or sudden outburst.

Antonyms

  • integrate

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Words that Rhyme with Explosive Compound

  • ultrasound
  • propound
  • profound
  • expound
  • confound
  • unwound
  • unsound
  • unbound
  • resound
  • renowned
  • redound
  • rebound
  • newfound
  • inbound
  • impound
  • astound
  • aground
  • surround
  • ground
  • frowned
  • drowned
  • crowned
  • browned
  • abound
  • wound
  • sound
  • round
  • 'round
  • mound
  • hound

2. explosive

adjective. ['ɪkˈsploʊsɪv'] liable to lead to sudden change or violence.

Synonyms

  • volatile

Antonyms

  • linger
  • absolve

3. explosive

noun. ['ɪkˈsploʊsɪv'] a chemical substance that undergoes a rapid chemical change (with the production of gas) on being heated or struck.

Synonyms

  • burster
  • high explosive
  • powder
  • explosive device
  • impulse explosive
  • bursting charge
  • HN
  • propellant explosive
  • azoimide
  • low explosive
  • smokeless powder
  • tetryl
  • warhead
  • explosive charge
  • chemical substance
  • explosive mixture
  • nitramine
  • load
  • explosive compound
  • hydrogen azide
  • charge
  • hydrazoic acid
  • payload
  • gunpowder
  • chemical

Antonyms

  • high explosive
  • calm
  • overcharge
  • discharge

4. explosive

adjective. ['ɪkˈsploʊsɪv'] sudden and loud.

Antonyms

  • empty

5. compound

verb. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] make more intense, stronger, or more marked.

Synonyms

  • intensify
  • sharpen
  • raise
  • screw up
  • heat up
  • amplify
  • enhance
  • increase
  • heighten
  • fan
  • hot up

Antonyms

  • simplicity
  • open chain
  • unprotective
  • pleasant

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

6. compound

noun. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] a whole formed by a union of two or more elements or parts.

Antonyms

  • genuine

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

7. compound

verb. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] put or add together.

Synonyms

  • totalise
  • synthesize
  • synthesise
  • totalize
  • combine
  • mix
  • add

Antonyms

  • take away
  • acyclic
  • unleaded
  • easy

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

8. compound

noun. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] an enclosure of residences and other building (especially in the Orient).

Antonyms

  • noble

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

9. compound

noun. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight.

Synonyms

  • flavone
  • arsenide
  • vanillin
  • anionic compound
  • hydrate
  • tenderiser
  • inorganic compound
  • monomer
  • adduct
  • base
  • iodocompound
  • stripper
  • chemical substance
  • iron carbide
  • fixing agent
  • benzofuran
  • hydroxide
  • telluride
  • aluminate
  • fixer
  • derivative
  • heterocyclic
  • hydrated oxide
  • ammine
  • antiknock
  • polymer
  • carbon disulfide
  • binary compound
  • goitrogen
  • manganese tetroxide
  • nitrate
  • chloride
  • silicide
  • carbonyl
  • exotherm
  • complex
  • chemical compound
  • yellowcake
  • heterocycle
  • azide
  • enantiomorph
  • preservative
  • ozonide
  • hydrogen cyanide
  • coumarone
  • alkali
  • nitrochloroform
  • acid
  • nitride
  • coordination compound
  • caustic
  • siloxane
  • defoliant
  • synthetic substance
  • organic compound
  • chromogen
  • pregnanediol
  • taurine
  • corrosive
  • buffer
  • nitrogen mustard
  • synthetic
  • repellent
  • formulation
  • tenderizer
  • sternutatory
  • allomorph
  • isomer
  • salt
  • dimer
  • menthol
  • cementite
  • incense
  • anhydride
  • benzoquinone
  • chloropicrin
  • oxide
  • triazine
  • cyanamide
  • preparation
  • solvate
  • bitter principle
  • acceptor
  • sulfide
  • enamel
  • enantiomer
  • sternutator
  • cumarone
  • cofactor
  • depilatory
  • heterocyclic compound
  • quinone
  • tetrachloride
  • sulphide
  • repellant
  • calcium-cyanamide
  • chemical

Antonyms

  • right
  • superior
  • nonworker
  • underived

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

10. compound

adjective. ['ˈkɑːmpaʊnd, kəmˈpaʊnd'] composed of more than one part.

Synonyms

  • rough
  • trilobate
  • bipinnatifid
  • tripinnated
  • conjugate
  • trilobed
  • bipartite
  • tripinnatifid
  • palmate
  • even-pinnate
  • paripinnate
  • pedate
  • tripinnate
  • pinnate
  • incised
  • complex
  • pinnatisect
  • radiate
  • dissected
  • palmatifid
  • trilobated
  • smooth
  • trifoliate
  • cleft
  • bilobed
  • palm-shaped
  • bipinnate
  • pinnated
  • ternate
  • pinnatifid
  • bilobated
  • bilobate
  • abruptly-pinnate
  • parted
  • quinquefoliate
  • imparipinnate
  • lobed
  • binate
  • decompound
  • lobate
  • odd-pinnate
  • trifoliated
  • three-lobed

Antonyms

  • smooth
  • simple
  • dehydrate
  • dehumidify

Etymology

  • compounen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • componre (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

Example sentences of the word explosive-compound


1. Noun Phrase
Germany added aluminum to this latest isomer of trinitrotoluene in 1899 to produce an explosive composition, which supplanted the commonly used picric acid as the preferred explosive compound for World War I.

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