Blow Blow, n. (Bot.) A blossom; a flower; also, a state of blossoming; a mass of blossoms. ``Such a blow of tulips.'' --Tatler. [1913 Webster]

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  • Blow — Blow, v. t. 1. To force a current of air upon with the mouth, or by other means; as, to blow the fire. [1913 Webster] 2. To drive by a current air; to impel; as, the tempest blew the ship ashore. [1913 Webster] Off at sea northeast winds blow… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blow — [bləʊ ǁ bloʊ] verb blew PASTTENSE [bluː] blown PASTPART [bləʊn ǁ bloʊn] [transitive] 1. informal if you blow money on something, you spend a lot of money on it, often money that you cannot afford: • He blew his wages on a new stereo …   Financial and business terms

  • Blow — may refer to: *Blowing, or exhalation *Strike (attack) *Drug slang for cocaine * Blow (film), a 2001 American film about drug trafficking * Blow ( My Name Is Earl ), a season 2 episode of My Name is Earl *Blow (drink), a brand of energy drink… …   Wikipedia

  • Blow — «Blow» Сингл Кеша из альбома …   Википедия

  • blow — Ⅰ. blow [1] ► VERB (past blew; past part. blown) 1) (of wind) move creating an air current. 2) propel or be propelled by the wind. 3) expel air through pursed lips. 4) force air through the mouth into (an instrument) to make a sound …   English terms dictionary

  • blow — blow1 [blō] vi. blew, blown, blowing [ME blowen < OE blawan < IE * bhlē : see BLAST] 1. to move with some force: said of the wind or a current of air 2. to send forth air with or as with the mouth 3. to pant; be breathless …   English World dictionary

  • Blow — Blow, v. i. [imp. {Blew} (bl[=u]); p. p. {Blown} (bl[=o]n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Blowing}.] [OE. blawen, blowen, AS. bl[=a]wan to blow, as wind; akin to OHG. pl[=a]jan, G. bl[ a]hen, to blow up, swell, L. flare to blow, Gr. ekflai nein to spout out,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blow — blow; blow·en; blow·ing; blow·iron; blow·mo·bile; blow·proof; coun·ter·blow; white·blow; blow·er; …   English syllables

  • Blow — (engl. für „Stoß“) steht für: Blow (Film), ein US amerikanischer Spielfilm aus dem Jahr 2001 Blow (Lied), ein Lied der US amerikanischen Sängerin Ke$ha Blow ist der Familienname folgender Personen: David M. Blow (1931–2004), britischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • blow — [n1] blast, rush of air, wind draft, flurry, gale, gust, hurricane, puff, squall, strong breeze, tempest, typhoon; concept 526 blow [n2] hard hit bang, bash, bat, belt, biff, blindside, bop*, buffet, bump, clip, clout, clump, collision,… …   New thesaurus

  • Blow — Blow, n. [OE. blaw, blowe; cf. OHG. bliuwan, pliuwan, to beat, G. bl[ a]uen, Goth. bliggwan.] 1. A forcible stroke with the hand, fist, or some instrument, as a rod, a club, an ax, or a sword. [1913 Webster] Well struck ! there was blow for blow …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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