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 Sentences for Blasting

  • 1. But never a sound of blasting anywhere. 🔊
  • 2. There was a blasting twang and the door splintered apart. 🔊
  • 3. The process of blasting was one wholly unknown to them. 🔊
  • 4. The task of blasting out the ledge was not a simple matter. 🔊
  • 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 Sentences?

  • 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. 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. 🔊
  • 13. Listening now, for any sound of blasting about; they are hoping to come on the mine, and meet with folk some time that day. 🔊
  • 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. 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. 🔊
  • 21. 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. 🔊