Examples of blowup in a Sentence
The blowup of the photograph was easy to frame.
The two of them had a big blowup about something trivial.
The coach's latest blowup occurred when one of his players arrived late.
Recent Examples of blowup from the Web
Duffy, a 28-year-old left-hander, posted a 2.92 ERA in his first 10 starts before a six-run blowup in Cleveland in his last start.
Well, at long last, the state of Illinois is about to expose just how big this blowup could be.
The 2017 festival roster includes 70 mm blowup prints of movies that weren't shot in 65 mm or 70 mm but which look pretty good under the right circumstances in a widescreen print.
Uncompromising groups on either end of the spectrum have been casting one another as the unreasonable villain in these blowups.
Some insight into the famous sideline blowup between Saban and Lane Kiffin Saban and Kiffin's shouting match in the final moments of a 38-10 win over Western Kentucky in September 2016 was caught on camera and became a viral moment.
The set design includes a blowup of the preamble to the United States Constitution.
At that time Amazon looked a lot like other ecommerce blowups — eToys.com, anyone? — losing money amid always expanding plans to offer more goods and services.
But Trump couldn’t see the trip through without a blowup.
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First Known Use of blowup
BLOWUP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of blowup for English Language Learners
: a photograph that has been made larger
: an angry argument
: an occurrence in which someone becomes very angry : an angry outburst
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