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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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Paco Castagna and Aarnio blasted away from the Heat 10 tapes to take a straightforward 1-5 maximum over Gappmaier and Flint, but the Bandits still had good lead at 37-23.
Joseph Esso could have grabbed the opener for the Phobians but his first minute chance was blasted away from inside the box.
Sisi Rondina blasted away with 20 points but she got enough help from the rest of her teammates who are aching to make the Final Four after missing it the previous two seasons.
Boxing in the 60kg youth category, he blasted away his opposition to lift the title.
ON THIS DAY LAST YEAR: A man hiking 9,000ft up in the Sierra Nevada told how he was struck by a lightning bolt that blasted away his clothes, burned a hole in one of his shoes and left him with severe burns.
Bates and Watkin blasted away to 171 off 18.4 overs in a frenetic opening partnership before Bates added another 102 with Green for the second wicket.
The storm blasted away huge amounts of sand and reduced the height of Llanbedrog beach by around two feet.
Central Perak police chief Supt Mohamad Zainal Abdullah said three explosions took place to ensure the 1.2 meter long bomb with a circumference of 1 metre was completely blasted away.
Newcastle took the lead after a superb heat three 5-1 from skipper Ludvig Lindgren and Stuart Robson to take the score to 11-7 before Steve Worrall blasted away to lead and win heat four over Lasse Bjerre.
For prepare to be blasted away by the Red Hot Chilli Pipers who have become the most famous bagpipe band on the planet.
We've blasted away the cobwebs of 2014 and we're talking tomatoes!
Meanwhile, Rangers were blasted away by Hibs in the Championship as they started life without Ally McCoist.
Today a former club tutor reveals Williams modelled himself on TV detectives Starsky & Hutch, flouted safety rules, stole ammunition, and blasted away on the range like a television cop.
Botero, blasted away, refilled with forty sculpted doves, in the city
Thursday evening, scientists said it appeared the comet, which was thought at one time to have the potential to put on a spectacular heavenly show after whipping around the sun, had not survived, its ice and rock blasted away.