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blown

adjective \ˈblōn\

Definition of BLOWN

1
a :  swollen
b :  affected with bloat
2
:  being out of breath
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Examples of BLOWN

  1. <if the tin can is blown, throw it away—the food inside is spoiled>

Origin of BLOWN

Middle English blowen, from past participle of blowen to blow
First Known Use: 14th century
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