Translation of "explode" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] (BREAK APART) 破裂 uk us /ɪkˈspləʊd/ US  /-ˈsploʊd/

to (cause to) break up into pieces violently

A bomb exploded at one of London's busiest railway stations this morning. 今天上午一枚炸弹在伦敦最繁忙的一个火车站爆炸。
He was driving so fast that his car tyre exploded. 他车开得太快导致爆胎。
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(Translation of “explode verb (BREAK APART)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)