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
There were bouncy castles and empanada trucks and a blowup figure of a giant Marine in fatigues watching over it all.
Indeed, there have been some big blowups along the way.
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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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