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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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street names for cocaine

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

References in periodicals archive ?
Another explosive charge blew off under the vehicle of Chairman of Golan Organization of the KDP, seriously wounding him," Qader added.
Two explosive charges blew off under a car of an employee of Iraq's Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research in Aadamiya district on Monday, wounding him and his sister, who is a lecturer in Baghdad's Islamic University," the security source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
An explosive charge, planted under the car of Sheikh Ali al-Sheikhani, blew off early Wednesday in Salahal-Din's Railway Station, killing him on the spot," the police source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
An explosive charge blew off on Tuesday morning in Jurf al-Milih area in central Baaquba, wounding 4 women and causing severe damage to a house," the security source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
A booby-trapped car blew off in Suez district and another car blew off in al-Zihour district, along with an explosive charge blast in Dargazaliya district, all in Mosul city on Wednesday, killing 2 civilians and wounding 15 others," the security source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
An explosive charge blew off under a civilian car on Monday night in al-Saoud area of Balad township, south of Salahal-Din Province, seriously wounding 7 persons," the security source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency on Tuesday.
An explosive charge blew off on Thursday, killing an Iraqi soldier in an inspection point east of Mosul," the security source stressed, adding that the explosive charge was laid inside a black bag, which blew off when the soldier tried to check it, killing him on the spot.
An explosive charge blew off against a police patrol in west Baghdad's Abu-Jaafar al-Mansour district, injuring 5 persons, among them 3 policemen," the security source said.
A booby-trapped car blew off in Saqlawiya village, north of Falluja city, killing 2 civilians and wounding 5 others, in a preliminary result," the security source told Aswat al-Iraq on Monday.
An explosive charge blew off early today (Sunday), when 2 armed men tried to plant it in a village of Daqouq township, 35 km to the south of Kirkuk, killing them both on the spot," Lt.
Three explosive charges blew off inside a luggage train on its way from Baghdad to Salahal-Din Province in Dujeil area on Thursday, causing its overturn, seriously wounding its driver and his assistant," Mowafaq Bedawi told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: An Iraqi policeman has been killed by unknown gunmen early on Saturday, whilst an explosive charge blew off against an American Army Patrol, in two different incidents in Baghdad, a security source reported.