blow up

What are the synonyms for blow up?

Synonyms for blow up

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

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"
  • Pronounciation of blow up

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    Antonyms for blow up


    Holonyms for blow up

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    Hypernyms for blow up

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

    Hyponyms for blow up

    heave glorify reflate puff up billow fulminate surge dynamite

    Meronyms for blow up

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    Sounds like blow up

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