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blast/blow sb/sth to kingdom come

to destroy someone or something completely using a gun or bomb: The bombs are capable of blasting a whole city to kingdom come.
Translations of “blast/blow sb/sth to kingdom come”
in Chinese (Traditional) 徹底炸毀, (用炮彈)送…上西天…
in Chinese (Simplified) 彻底炸毁, (用炮弹)送…上西天…
(Definition of blast/blow sb/sth to kingdom come from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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