blow away

verb

Definition of blow away

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to dissipate or remove as if with a current of air <their doubts were blown away>

  3. 2 :  to kill by gunfire :  shoot dead

  4. 3 :  to impress very strongly and usually favorably

  5. 4 :  to defeat soundly <blew their rivals away in the first game>

Examples of blow away in a sentence

  1. <the chess prodigy completely blew away the reigning world champion>

1579

First Known Use of blow away

1579



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