blow-by-blow

adjective
\ ˈblō-bī-ˈblō How to pronounce blow-by-blow (audio) , -bə-\

Definition of blow-by-blow

: minutely detailed a blow-by-blow account

First Known Use of blow-by-blow

1921, in the meaning defined above

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blow-by-blow

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English Language Learners Definition of blow-by-blow

: describing each thing that happens in a series

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