blow up

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Definitions for blow up

  • verb - make large; "blow up an image"
  • verb - to swell or cause to enlarge
  • verb - fill with gas or air; "inflate a balloons"
  • verb - exaggerate or make bigger; "The charges were inflated"
  • verb - burst and release energy as through a violent chemical or physical reaction;"the bomb detonated at noon"; "The Molotov cocktail exploded"
  • verb - cause to burst with a violent release of energy; "We exploded the nuclear bomb"
  • verb - add details to
  • verb - get very angry and fly into a rage; "The professor combusted when the student didn't know the answer to a very elementary question"; "Spam makes me go ballistic"
  • Synonyms for blow up

    blow one's stack blow a fuse puff expand set off embellish dramatise hit the ceiling fly off the handle go ballistic puff up amplify embroider aggrandize flip one's lid have kittens flip one's wig enlarge puff out detonate pad aggrandise throw a fit have a fit lose one's temper magnify inflate explode lard dramatize hit the roof combust

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    Holonyms for blow up

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    Hyponyms for blow up

    surge dynamite heave glorify reflate puff up billow fulminate

    Hypernyms for blow up

    swell up expand overdraw amplify intumesce change integrity hyperbolize rage increase tumefy overstate hyperbolise swell tumesce exaggerate magnify

    Meronyms for blow up

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    Sounds like blow up

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