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blast away

1. To be extremely loud. If grandma's TV is blasting away, gently remind her to put in her hearing aids.
2. To vehemently criticize someone or something. The senator's disgusted constituents blasted away at him during the town hall meeting.
See also: away, blast
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Hot water will blast away grime, sludge and food particles from production and filling machinery, conveyors, loading docks, buildings and grounds.
Tony Blair used a high-pressure hose to blast away graffiti from a wall yesterday - watched by some of the youths suspected of being responsible for the vandalism The Prime Minister was visiting the community of Toothill in west Swindon, Wiltshire, when he took control of the hose for the benefit of news cameras.
The aim is to zero in on ``panic zones'' and blast away extra pounds in the leg and abdominal areas.
Invest in a pressure washer to blast away dirt fromsurfaces such as patios -it's therapeutic as well as easy.
To be fair, the price includes access to on-site attractions like tanks of live sharks, jellyfish and stingrays; an exhibit of props and sketches from the film; and Atlantean Lazertag, in which kids blast away at each other in a glow-in-the-dark maze.
The company's RDS-500-CUB dry ice blast cleaning system, described in a four-page, color brochure, uses non-toxic, non-hazardous dry ice pellets in a high velocity air flow to blast away unwanted surface materials.
Blast, create, refine" - blast away old concepts of function, create new ways to perform that function, and then improve on them.
Now they are sending in the Dambusters to blast away any suggestions that Scots can run their own affairs.
BLAST away at some aliens as Lads' Lounge prepares for a fright night Halloween.
He saved his best display of the tournament to blast away Robin Soderling, the only man to beat him at Roland Garros with a fourth-round upset last year, 6-4 6-2 6-4.
That contrasts with Somerset's outlook, which is to blast away from the blocks with Marcus Trescothick and Craig Kieswetter, and continue swinging away through the likes of James Hildreth, Zander de Bruyn and Peter Trego.
The range, which is for everyday use, includes a Sensitive Intensive Daily Moisturiser with SPF 15 to protect the skin from harmful sun rays, and a Sensitive Cleansing Scrub designed to blast away dirt, dead cells and excess oils.
Well, makers of the Dead Sea Spa Majik bath products have now developed a 'beauty' version of a salt treatment for mouths, to blast away not-so-fresh breath.
A collision would blast away the stars' atmospheres and expose their hot, bright cores.