Origin of TNT1
Related Words for tntnitroglycerin, bomb, mine, missile, powder, ammunition, detonator, dynamite, gunpowder, gelignite, trinitrotoluene, grease, shot, grenade, charge, shell, fireworks, soup, pineapple
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Contemporary Examples of tnt
It was later revived on TNT for four more seasons before the network announced its cancellation on May 10, 2013.Ben McKenzie’s Journey From Reluctant Teen Idol on ‘The O.C.’ to Sheriff of ‘Gotham’
November 4, 2014
Dwyane knew he’d get made fun of on [TNT‘S] ‘Inside (the) NBA,’ but he still wore it and wore it well.NBA Style: Full-Court Dress
May 11, 2014
Weisberg: I was sitting in my hotel in Los Angeles and I was working on a show called Falling Skies on TNT.‘The Americans’ Showrunners Dissect the Secrets of Season 2
February 27, 2014
TNT stepped in to save the show, and that decision, at least creatively, has paid off.‘Southland’: Television’s Most Underrated Drama
February 20, 2013
“We are going to need a lot of TNT of dynamite,” Nafis said, according to the complaint.Undercover Muslim Agents: Mission Accomplished
October 19, 2012
Historical Examples of tnt
Yields from 45,000 tons of TNT to zero were selected by the various bettors.Trinity [Atomic Test] Site
The National Atomic Museum
A pound of the stuff would be the equivalent of nearly seven tons of TNT.Unwise Child
Gordon Randall Garrett
What could his thoughts have been, lying tied up on the living room floor waiting for twenty tons of TNT to go off?The Double Spy
Dan T. Moore
The scientists were sure the TNT would explode, but were initially unsure of the plutonium.
If the chain reaction failed to occur, the TNT would blow the very rare and dangerous plutonium all over the countryside.
1915, abbreviation of trinitrotoluene (1908).