Definition of explosiveness in US English:



  • See explosive

    • ‘He's got impressive strength, quickness and explosiveness, and he should make a very good pro if he continues to improve and work hard.’
    • ‘With this century's explosiveness this no longer seems possible.’
    • ‘To maximize your vortical leap, you must improve the explosiveness of your lower body, and that's what these exercises will do.’
    • ‘They know the degree of volatility and potential explosiveness of a brutalised population.’
    • ‘Aware of the subject's explosiveness, Stein did his best to create a working atmosphere of familial security.’