Blasting in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Blasting

present participle of blast | A planned explosion, as in mining. | The act by which something is blasted, or blighted.

Short Example Sentence for Blasting

  • 1. But never a sound of blasting anywhere. 🔊
  • 2. The task of blasting out the ledge was not a simple matter. 🔊
  • 3. There was a blasting twang and the door splintered apart. 🔊
  • 4. The process of blasting was one wholly unknown to them. 🔊
  • 5. But angry, blasting horns cut his voice to nothing. 🔊
  • 6. We'll leave for the blasting pits at 3:00 o'clock. 🔊
  • 7. Some blasting poison must have been set to burn in the greenhouse. 🔊
  • 8. He had received a bad wound on his head while blasting stone. 🔊
  • 9. German shells were blasting to pieces the shelter of wounded men and nurses. 🔊
  • 10. To their horror, they saw a menacing shape blasting toward them. 🔊
  • 11. M. 'Roberts' Mixing Machine for Blasting Gelatine 32. 🔊
  • 12. Then, Hero, hate me not, nor from me fly, To follow swiftly blasting imfamy. 🔊
  • 13. You stick that thing into my head when I'm blasting for home. 🔊
  • 14. One glimpse of his blasting beauty of hue, and--Horror! 🔊

How to use Blasting in a Sentence?

  • 1. The few trees that had survived the terrible blasting were just stumps, no more. 🔊
  • 2. There was a sudden, blasting roar and a brilliant white flash of light filled the cabin. 🔊
  • 3. Indeed it would be impossible to dig; nothing short of blasting would make an excavation. 🔊
  • 4. But into those gaps, through which the blasting shells had torn their way, stepped other men. 🔊
  • 5. Could anything short of a blasting operation change you traditional Virginians? 🔊
  • 6. Such land can be rendered fertile at once by blasting with "Red Cross" Dynamite. 🔊
  • 7. As they passed by they saw numerous places along the face of the cliff where other blasting had taken place. 🔊
  • 8. This two-fold power of blasting and of blessing, was vastly effective both on large audiences and on small. 🔊
  • 9. Brede had doubtless heard the reports of the blasting charges the day before, and understood that there was something on foot in the way of mines. 🔊
  • 10. Without fuel the boat would drop into the jungle below, falling like a rock and blasting apart when it hit. 🔊
  • 11. It is a yellowish colour, and being slower in its explosive action, is better adapted for blasting soft rock. 🔊
  • 12. Listening now, for any sound of blasting about; they are hoping to come on the mine, and meet with folk some time that day. 🔊
  • 13. This blasting brings down the coal off the face, clear from the rock roof to the undermined portion, for such a distance as it has been undercut. 🔊
  • 14. The chief use is, however, for the manufacture of the various explosive gelatine compounds, of which blasting gelatine is the type. 🔊
  • 15. The barberry was not a native of America; it is an immigrant, and has the further ill name of blasting any wheat near which it is planted. 🔊
  • 16. It was all dull work to Gillian, all that blasting and hewing and polishing, which made the place as busy as a hive. 🔊
  • 17. The hidden fires of a passionate nature are more easily kept under than checked in their blasting career when once the restraining will power is removed. 🔊
  • 18. Ignored by the stupid and the intelligent alike, these rocks fell to the Earth in great fury, blasting the entire surface of the great home. 🔊
  • 19. No blasting will be done to-night, but the drillings will be saved for assay, and I tell you the plan is that we shall tell no tales out of school. 🔊
  • 20. Arras provides yet another blasting monument of the unspeakable methods of warfare as practised by the descendants of Attila, the Hun. 🔊
  • 21. Their former experience had convinced them that spades and pick-axes were of no avail, and their sole resource was to proceed by blasting with gunpowder. 🔊
  • 22. During the last few days the miners had been at work blasting the quartz, and as soon as the stamps and machinery were in position they were ready to begin. 🔊
  • 23. No one would pursue the disgusting habit if he or she was fully aware that it was blasting all prospects of health and happiness in the approaching period of manhood and womanhood. 🔊
  • 24. At the five points of a star with the knoll for centre, but at safe blasting distance, I planted dynamite, primed and short-fused. 🔊
  • 25. Yet is fell cruelty torturing the mute, Infinite marvels of wrong and of right, Blessing and blasting each day and each night. 🔊
  • 26. He remained for a moment, taking a final survey of the place and planning the details of his blasting operations, then stooped and made his exit from the place. 🔊