blower

noun blow·er \ ˈblō(-ə)r \
|Updated on: 8 Jul 2018

Definition of blower

1 : one that blows
2 : a device for producing a current of air or gas
3 : braggart
4 chiefly British : telephone

Examples of blower in a Sentence

  1. although he's not the first person to blow his own horn, he's about the most obnoxious blower I've ever met

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First Known Use of blower

before 12th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Definition of blower for English Language Learners

  • : a device that blows air



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