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Synonyms for blow

gust

exhale

unblock

blast

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blow over

blow someone away: open fire on

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blow something out

blow something up: explode

blow something up: inflate

blow something up: exaggerate

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blow up: lose your temper

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blow your top

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Synonyms for blow

to be in a state of motion, as air

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to breathe hard

to come open or fly apart suddenly and violently, as from internal pressure

to release or cause to release energy suddenly and violently, especially with a loud noise

to talk with excessive pride

to spend (money) excessively and usually foolishly

to pay for the food, drink, or entertainment of (another)

blow in: to come to a particular place

a natural movement or current of air

something that jars the mind or emotions

Synonyms for blow

an unfortunate happening that hinders or impedes

an unpleasant or disappointing surprise

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forceful exhalation through the nose or mouth

be blowing or storming

free of obstruction by blowing air through

be in motion due to some air or water current

make a sound as if blown

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shape by blowing

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spend thoughtlessly

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spend lavishly or wastefully on

sound by having air expelled through a tube

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play or sound a wind instrument

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provide sexual gratification through oral stimulation

cause air to go in, on, or through

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cause to move by means of an air current

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spout moist air from the blowhole

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leave

lay eggs

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allow to regain its breath

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melt, break, or become otherwise unusable

burst suddenly

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CORONATION STREET (ITV1) Becky almost comes to blows with Tracy during a prison visit as the killer Barlow uses her daughter as a bargaining chip.
A council has been called on to intervene before a feud between residents and a van driver over their grass verges comes to blows.
KNUCKLING DOWN: Billy comes to blows with Alfie over Little Mo TASTE OF PORRIDGE: Kat is held in prison on mystery charges RETURN: Kat comes back
Drowning his sorrows in the Rovers, he comes to blows with Peter Barlow, "the patron saint of drunks and winos".
An exasperated Fiz comes to blows with Sally after misreading her relationship with John, and Sean's insistence on involving lawyers in his quest for parental rights drives Violet and Jamie to look for their own place.
Jesse and Leah are still dithering, Tasha dumps Robbie and Duncan comes to blows with both Alf and Robbie.