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Adjective
Agitating the air
Adjective
Being agitated by the air
Adjective
Pleasantly windy
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Noun
The squandering of money, energy, or resources
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A swaggering show of defiance or courage
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Breathing or exhalation
Verb
Present participle for to produce an air current
“This creates winds that generally blow from the southwest.”
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Present participle for to move or be carried by or as if by wind
“The dead leaves would blow through the empty city.”
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Present participle for to be moved by the wind or an air current
“I then sat outside and watched the leaves blow on the trees.”
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Present participle for to move or proceed very quickly
“Michael De Santa would blow past us in his car as he frantically chased his slimy psychiatrist.”
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Present participle for to make a sound, usually with an instrument
“When the camp was called to move, a trumpet would blow and the east part of the camp went forward.”
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Present participle for to spend recklessly
“They say I blow my money on women and wine, but I couldn't tell you where I spent last night.”
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Present participle for to pant or breathe hard or with difficulty
“Both competitors would begin to blow hard after a grueling race.”
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Present participle for to burst or cause to burst due to pressure or overheating
“The tire will blow from the inside out if you hit a bump hard enough.”
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Present participle for to (excessively) boast about one's accomplishments, qualities, or possessions
“Exaggeration was the soldier's usual way to blow about his battles, his state, his girl back home, etc.”
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Present participle for to be in flower, or to produce flowers
“In the mountains far and near, the flowers bloom and blow.”
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Present participle for to leave (suddenly)
“It's time to blow this joint.”
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Present participle for to emit or expel (air or gas)
“The old factory will blow noxious fumes on whoever is in its presence.”
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(electricity) Present participle for to burn out through overloading
“A tube that has totally broken down inside will often cause a short circuit and blow a fuse.”
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Present participle for to completely bungle (an opportunity)
“You'll feel like you're on a romantic first date and there's no way you're going to blow this one by exposing yourself as a cheapskate.”
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Present participle for to expose (a disguise or stratagem)
“The undercover cop had to blow his cover by pulling his gun out when he thought the crooks had spotted him.”
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(blow up) Present participle for to enlarge an object by pushing air (or gas) into it
“I posted instructions on how to blow up the balloon and then pop it.”
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