Drubbing vs Blasting - What's the difference?

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As verbs the difference between drubbing and blasting

is that drubbing is while blasting is .

As nouns the difference between drubbing and blasting

is that drubbing is a severe beating; a bace while blasting is a planned explosion, as in mining.

drubbing

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • A severe beating; a bace.
  • His mother gave him a drubbing after finding out he'd been stealing.
  • A thorough defeat.
  • The debate team got a drubbing from the competition.
  • *{{quote-news
  • , year=2012 , date=September 7 , author=Dominic Fifield , title=England start World Cup campaign with five-goal romp against Moldova , work=The Guardian citation , page= , passage=Leighton Baines's deflected free-kick added yet more late gloss to the drubbing , the Everton player celebrating his first competitive start with England's first goal direct from a free-kick since David Beckham scored against Ecuador at the 2006 World Cup.}}

    blasting

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • A planned explosion, as in mining.
  • The act by which something is blasted, or blighted.
  • * (Mark Twain)
  • They showed signs of the blightings and blastings of time, in their outward aspect, but they were young within; young and cheerful, and ready to talk

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