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blow
bloʊ
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Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (名) noun
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(名) As a noun
  1. Forceful exhalation through the nose or mouth.
  2. A powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon.
  3. Street names for cocaine.
  4. An unpleasant or disappointing surprise.
  5. An impact (as from a collision).
  6. An unfortunate happening that hinders or impedes; something that is thwarting or frustrating.
  7. A strong current of air.
(动) As a verb
  1. Exhale hard.
  2. Free of obstruction by blowing air through.
    • Burst suddenly.
      • Melt, break, or become otherwise unusable.
      • Shape by blowing.
        • Allow to regain its breath.
        • Show off.
        • Cause to be revealed and jeopardized.
          • Lay eggs.
            • Leave; informal or rude.
            • Be in motion due to some air or water current.
            • Spout moist air from the blowhole.
            • Cause to move by means of an air current.
            • Cause air to go in, on, or through.
              • Chinese synonyms:
            • Provide sexual gratification through oral stimulation.
            • Play or sound a wind instrument.
            • Make a sound as if blown.
            • Sound by having air expelled through a tube.
            • Spend lavishly or wastefully on.
            • Spend thoughtlessly; throw away.
            • Make a mess of, destroy or ruin.
            • Be blowing or storming.
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