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blow

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blow

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a sudden brief rush of wind

  • the ocean blows that sweep over the island are so strong that only the hardiest shrubs can grow there
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blow

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1 to breathe hard, quickly, or with difficulty

  • that horse was really blowing after the race
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be out of breath

2 to use up carelessly

  • each year he blows his holiday bonus on a trip to Las Vegas
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play ducks and drakes with (or make ducks and drakes of)

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3 to break open or into pieces usually because of internal pressure

  • a huge crater was formed when the volcano last blew
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4 to cause to break open or into pieces by or as if by an explosive

  • one false move and we would be blown to bits
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5 to proceed or move quickly

  • that car blew past us as if we were standing still
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beat it, get a move on, make tracks, shake a leg, step on it

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6 to make or do (something) in a clumsy or unskillful way

  • he keeps blowing every job interview that comes his way
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7 to praise or express pride in one's own possessions, qualities, or accomplishments often to excess

  • another self-made millionaire blowing about how much he'd achieved
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blow smoke

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to produce flowers

  • longing for a grassy field in some far-off land where the wildflowers blow
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