I Can't Think Of The Word- Please Help!

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karin bernal Profile
karin bernal answered
How about "exploding" or "thunder"
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Anonymous commented
well, it starts out like this: "Crash! The pins scatter- all ten of ...." i need a word to replace"crash".
karin bernal
karin bernal commented
How about Bang
Robyn Rothman Profile
Robyn Rothman answered
The way you want to use the word makes it a little difficult. There's crunch, bang, or crack. I hope this helps.
John Peter Profile
John Peter answered
Do you feel anyone of these words suits it..

Thump, smash, concussion, bang into, disintegrate
Anonymous Profile
Anonymous answered
Help? I can't think of the word where someone who is better at something than you, is complimenting you on your work or something, when they know theirs is far better, they're * you ? Help please :|
John Nawrocki Profile
John Nawrocki answered
Henry Hudson might say "the thunder of pins crashing"
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Robyn Rothman
Robyn Rothman commented
Don't you mean Washington Irving? "Rip Van Winkle"
John Nawrocki
John Nawrocki commented
nah - all good-old-rip did is sleep, washington irving too!- Henry and his Crew drank and played nine pins till all hours of the night. You can almost hear the thunder of pins crashing. Diedrich Knickerbocker.
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John Nawrocki commented
Sorry about Poor....I try
mark salcido Profile
mark salcido answered
I say that crack is a good way to start the story. Maybe " crack " and then the roar of the crowd as all ten pins scatter... Something like that what do you think?
Jennifer Roberts Profile
How about "thunderous crash'?  My husband is a big time bowler..its a sound I hear almost on a daily basis.
Anonymous Profile
Anonymous answered
Word that describes something that doesn't belong in its time period or when you apply standards of one time period onto another
Anonymous Profile
Anonymous answered
You could make up something onomatopoeiac like "splack". "Thunk" and "thwack" have probably been done too often.
Abigail Smith Profile
Abigail Smith answered
Blash.blash is a cross between blast and crash. I use it a lot describing car crashes. It took me 2 days 2 come up with it.

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