Textual thesaurus for "blow"

(noun) puff

forceful exhalation through the nose or mouth

he gave his nose a loud blow; he blew out all the candles with a single puff

(noun) coke, C, snow, nose candy

street names for cocaine

(noun) shock

an unpleasant or disappointing surprise

it came as a shock to learn that he was injured

(noun) bump

an impact (as from a collision)

the bump threw him off the bicycle

(noun) setback, black eye, reversal, reverse

an unfortunate happening that hinders or impedes; something that is thwarting or frustrating

(noun) gust, blast

a strong current of air

the tree was bent almost double by the gust

(verb) burn out, blow out

melt, break, or become otherwise unusable

The lightbulbs blew out; The fuse blew

(verb) brag, bluster, boast, shoot a line, vaunt, swash, tout, gas, gasconade

show off

(verb) shove along, shove off

leave; informal or rude

shove off!; The children shoved along; Blow now!

(verb) drift, float, be adrift

be in motion due to some air or water current

The leaves were blowing in the wind; the boat drifted on the lake; The sailboat was adrift on the open sea; the shipwrecked boat drifted away from the shore

(verb) suck, go down on, fellate

provide sexual gratification through oral stimulation

(verb) waste, squander

spend thoughtlessly; throw away

He wasted his inheritance on his insincere friends; You squandered the opportunity to get and advanced degree

(verb) flub, fluff, foul up, fuck up, fumble, louse up, mess up, ball up, spoil, screw up, mishandle, muck up, muff, bobble, bodge, bollix, bollix up, bollocks, bollocks up, botch, botch up, bumble, bungle

make a mess of, destroy or ruin

I botched the dinner and we had to eat out; the pianist screwed up the difficult passage in the second movement