Definitions and translations for "blow"

Definition of blow

Pronunciation
Verb
1. Allow to regain its breath.
2. Show off.
3. Cause to be revealed and jeopardized.
4. Lay eggs.
5. Leave; informal or rude.
6. Be in motion due to some air or water current.
7. Make a mess of, destroy or ruin.
8. Sound by having air expelled through a tube.
9. Spend thoughtlessly; throw away.
10. Spend lavishly or wastefully on.
11. Play or sound a wind instrument.
12. Make a sound as if blown.
13. Cause air to go in, on, or through.
14. Cause to move by means of an air current.
15. Provide sexual gratification through oral stimulation.
16. Spout moist air from the blowhole.
17. Be blowing or storming.
Noun
18. Street names for cocaine.
19. Forceful exhalation through the nose or mouth.
20. A powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon.
A blow on the head.
21. An unfortunate happening that hinders or impedes; something that is thwarting or frustrating.
22. An impact (as from a collision).
23. An unpleasant or disappointing surprise.
24. Burst suddenly.
25. Shape by blowing.
26. Melt, break, or become otherwise unusable.
27. Free of obstruction by blowing air through.
28. Exhale hard.
29. A strong current of air.
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English - English - blow

Pronunciation
n. strike, hit; exhalation, breath
v. exhale; inflate; wave; whistle; explode; sprout
n. exhalation, blow; marijuana cigarette

English - Spanish - blow

Pronunciation
s. soplido, soplo; golpe, golpe repentino, leñazo, morrón, palo, pegada, porrada, porrazo, trastazo, trompada; chasco
v. soplar; reventarse, estallar, explotar, volar; hacer estallar, hacer explotar; dar un tortazo a; resoplar; arruinar

English - French - blow

Pronunciation
n. coup, blessure, coup de vent, souffle; respiration; exhalation
v. souffler; exhaler, expirer; enfler; gonfler; onduler; siffler; éclater, exploser; bourgeonner, pousser, germer; sauter (fusible); faire sauter (les plombs); se vanter, se gonfler (USA); gaspiller (argent); vider (oeuf)

English - German - blow

Pronunciation
n. Schlag, Stoß; Schicksalsschlag
v. wehen, stürmen, blasen; schnaufen; spritzen (Wale); durchbrennen (elektrische Sicherung)

English - Indonesian - blow

Pronunciation
n. pukulan, tumbukan, gebrakan, palu, kemalangan, kesengsaraan, tamparan, serangan, angin ribut, angin topan, bayu, perkembangan
v. meniup, bertiup, menghembus, berhembus, berembus, mengangin, berpuput, membusa, melayang, terbang, membunyikan, mengingusi, terengah-engah, mengeluarkan, membuang uang, berkembang

English - Italian - blow

Pronunciation
s. colpo; disgrazia, (fam) botta; attacco improvviso, colpo di mano
v. soffiare; tirare; essere spinto dal vento; sonare; fischiare; ansimare, sbuffare; (fam) vantarsi, gloriarsi; scoppiare, esplodere, saltare; (Zool) lanciare acqua; (Entom) depositare le uova

English - Polish - blow

Pronunciation
n. uderzenie, raz, cios, grzmotnięcie, kuks, rękoczyn, podmuch, przewietrzenie się, dęcie, wysiąkanie
v. rozkwitać, dąć, zadąć, wiać, pociągać, powiać, wionąć, podmuchiwać, przewiać, zaciągać, przyjść, obwiać, nadmuchać, nawiać, przedmuchać, przepalać, wysiąkać nos, rozkwitnąć, zadymać, pociągnąć, powiewać, zaciągnąć, przychodzić, nadmuchiwać, nawiewać, przepalić

English - Portuguese - blow

Pronunciation
s. golpe; bofetada; vendaval; desgraça
v. soprar, encher; ventar; assobiar; estourar; fazer soar

English - Romanian - blow

Pronunciation
n. lovitură, izbitură, bătaie, ciomag, pumn, nenorocire, suflare, curent de aer, aer insuflat {tehn.}, furtună {mar.}, înflorire
v. bate, sufla, umfla, goli printr-un curent de aer, goli prin suflare, fi purtat, cânta la trompetă, fluiera, cânta la un instrument, gâfâi, răsufla, sufla greu, respira greu, arunca în aer, sări în aer, sufla în, înflori, blestema {fam.}, adia

English - Russian - blow

Pronunciation
с. удар, несчастье; дуновение, порыв ветра; резкий выдох, сильный выдох, сморканье; хвастун; продувка; плавка в конверторе; дутье; кладка яиц; цвет, цветение
г. дуть, подуть, дунуть, поддувать, поддуть, веять, гнать, развевать, играть, раздувать, раздувать пламя, выдувать, надувать; сморкаться; взрывать; пыхтеть, тяжело дышать, навевать, навеять
хвастаться; транжирить, удирать; проворонить, упустить; проклинать; класть яйца; выдавать, выпускать фонтан, пускать; цвести

English - Turkish - blow

Pronunciation
f. esmek, körüklemek, üflemek, uçurmak, yelpazelemek; çalmak, soluk soluğa kalmak, solumak; su fışkırtmak (balina), fışkırmak, patlamak; atmak (sigorta); çarçur etmek (Argo), kaçırmak (fırsat), kaçmak; çiçek açmak, çiçeklenmek; küfretmek, kahretmek
i. esinti, rüzgâr, üfleme; çalma, övünme, yüksekten atma; yumruk, darbe, hamle; şanssızlık, felâket, şok

English - Ukrainian - blow

Pronunciation
n. подув, подих, звук духового інструмента, фонтан кита, хвастощі, хвастун, відпочинок, перерва, цвіт, цвітіння, розквіт, випал, випалення, удар
v. дути, віяти, розвіювати, гнати, грати, сурмити, свистіти, дмухати, зігрівати дихянням, видувати, продувати, прочищати, розпалювати, курити, палити, бушувати, хвастати, розцвітати, цвісти, куритися, трубити

Dutch - English - blow

Pronunciation
n. exhalation, blow; marijuana cigarette

English - Dutch - blow

Pronunciation
zn. klap, slag; windvlaag
ww. blazen; opblazen; waaien; fluiten; laten knallen; ontspruiten

English - Greek - blow

Pronunciation
ουσ. πλήγμα, κτύπημα, γροθιά, προσβολή, φύσημα, ισχυρός άνεμος
ρήμ. φυσώ, ανατινάσσω, λαχανιάζω, σφυρίζω, αποκαλύπτω, ανθίζω

English - Arabic - blow

Pronunciation
‏مصيبة، كارثة، مرحلة النفخ، نفخ في آلة معدنية، المتفاخر، باقة أزهار، ضربة، لطمة، هجوم، عاصفة‏
‏هب، غادر، صفر، عصف، بذر، تباهى، تفاخر، لهث، طار مع الريح، إحترق‏

English - Chinese - blow

Pronunciation
(名) 吹动, 吹气; 吹牛, 自夸; 强风, 暴风#一击, 殴打; 不幸; 打击; 精神上的打击#开花
(动) 吹, 刮; 随风飘动; 吹动; 吹响, 鸣响; 吹; 吹掉; 吹动; 刮走; 使开花; 开

English - Chinese - blow

Pronunciation
(名) 吹動, 吹氣; 吹牛, 自誇; 強風, 暴風#一擊, 毆打; 不幸; 打擊; 精神上的打擊#開花
(動) 吹, 刮; 隨風飄動; 吹動; 吹響, 鳴響; 吹; 吹掉; 吹動; 刮走; 使開花; 開

English - Hindi - blow

Pronunciation
n. चोट, झटका, आघात, विघात, झोंक, टहोका, वार, घूंसा, चांटा, झोंकना
v. उड़ाना, झोंकना, फूंक मारना, बहना, बहाना, बजाना, खिलना, झटका देना

English - Japanese - blow

Pronunciation
(動) 吹く; 吹き動かす; 息を吹く; 風で動く; 吹き鳴らす; あえぐ; 花が咲く
(名) 一吹き; さっと吹く風; 吹奏; 鼻をかむこと; 強打; 精神的な打撃

English - Korean - blow

Pronunciation
명. 한바탕 불기; 강타, 타격
동. 입김을 내뿜다; 부풀게하다; 휘파람을 불다; 폭파시키다; 내뿜다

English - Vietnamese - blow

Pronunciation
n. ngọn gió, hơi thổi, tin kín, bí mật, khoe mình, làm sình bụng
v. thổi, phun nước, làm hết hơi
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Synonyms for blow
1. misfortune: set-back, shock, affliction, reverse, trauma, mishap, calamity
2. hit: thump, bump, strike, rap, knock, impact, stroke
3. wind: storm, squall, blast, typhoon, gale, gust, breeze
4. puff: gasp, pant, breathe, exhale, whisper, wheeze
5. bluster: squall, storm, roar, wail, whip, stream
6. flap: flutter, waft, rush, whirl, whisk, drive, fling
7. sound: trumpet, blast, blare, mouth, play, whistle
8. blossom: bloom, flower
Verb forms for blow
Present participle: blowing
Present: blow (3.person: blows)
Past: blew
Future: will blow
Present conditional: would blow
Present Perfect: have blown (3.person: has blown)
Past Perfect: had blown
Future Perfect: will have blown
Past conditional: would have blown