blow

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbləʊ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/bloʊ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(blō)

Inflections of 'blow' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
blows
v 3rd person singular
blowing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
blew
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
blown
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Noun: heavy physical stroke
Synonyms:
hit , strike , whack , punch , thump , smack , wallop, swing , bump, rap , bang , thwack, cuff , uppercut, knock , clout , slam , swipe , kick , stroke , jab, gouge, lunge, thrust , swat, slap , the old one-two (slang), sock , clip , belt , slug , bop, bonk, whop, bash , lick , crack , roundhouse, knuckle sandwich (slang)
Sense: Noun: misfortune
Synonyms:
misfortune, shock , surprise , setback , tragedy, calamity, catastrophe, disaster
Sense: Noun: heavy wind - informal
Synonyms:
heavy wind, strong wind, blast , gust , gale , wind , big blow (informal)
Sense: Verb: send air out of the mouth
Synonyms:
exhale, breathe , breathe out, huff and puff, puff , blast , huff, waft, whistle , fan , puff away, bluster, expel
Sense: Verb: move rapidly - air, etc.
Synonyms:
rush , whirl , stream , storm , flow , gust , whoosh
Sense: Verb: carry on the wind
Synonyms:
drive , carry , carry off, waft, sweep , toss , move , flutter , buffet , fling , whirl , flap , flip , wave
Sense: Verb: play a wind instrument
Synonyms:
pipe , play , toot, mouth
Sense: Verb: sound by blowing
Synonyms:
trumpet , blare, honk, sound , toot, trill, whistle , wail
Sense: Verb: overspend - informal
Synonyms:
overspend, squander , spend , waste , fritter away, throw away, shell out (slang), cough up (slang), use up, pay out, exhaust , lay out (informal), pay , piss away (vulgar, slang)
Sense: Verb: waste - opportunity, deal, etc.
Synonyms:
waste , miss , ruin , spoil , mess up (informal), botch, screw up (vulgar, slang), cock up (UK, vulgar, slang), make a pig's ear of (UK, slang)
Sense: Verb: clear your nose
Synonyms:
clear , unblock, unclog
Sense: Verb: shortcircuit
Synonyms:
shortcircuit, burn out, fuse , break , go
Sense: Verb: burst - car tire, etc.
Synonyms:
burst , split , puncture , go flat, lose air, pop , explode , go down

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