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Adjective
Agitating the air
Adjective
Being agitated by the air
Adjective
Pleasantly windy
Noun
The squandering of money, energy, or resources
Noun
A swaggering show of defiance or courage
Noun
Breathing or exhalation
Verb
Present participle for be carried, driven, or moved by the wind or an air current
“After I hung up the phone I sat outside a little bit and watched the leaves blow on the trees.”
Verb
Present participle for make sound, usually with instrument
“The whistle is to be blown only in the event of emergencies and must be visibly worn at all times while on the premises.”
Verb
Present participle for to spend recklessly
“I feel like I just blow my money and it means nothing.”
Verb
Present participle for breathe hard; pant
“Both were blowing hard as assistant coach, aged 42 and retired from competitive football for 10 years, beat them to the line.”
Verb
Present participle for burst or cause to burst due to pressure or overheating
“A rear tyre had blown.”
Verb
Present participle for 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.”
Verb
Present participle for to produce flowers
“… longing for a grassy field in some far-off land where the wildflowers blow.”
Verb
Present participle for to move or be carried by or as if by wind
“Wind gusts can blow the rotting trees down, posing a serious enough danger that the city removes them for reasons of liability.”
Verb
Present participle for leave suddenly
Verb
Present participle for ruin chance
Verb
(of wind) Present participle for to move creating an air current
“This creates winds that generally blow from the southwest during the summer monsoon and from the northeast from October to April.”
Verb
Present participle for to use one's breath to propel (something)
Verb
(with reference to an electric circuit) Present participle for to burn out through overloading
“Many ideas, like one from the guy who wanted to use an electric fan to blow against a windmill and generate power, are well intentioned but downright silly.”
Verb
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.”
Verb
Present participle for to expose (a stratagem)
“This year that cover has been blown with ill-disguised intent.”
Verb
Clearing or unblocking
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