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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blownadjective

    being moved or acted upon by moving air or vapor

    "blown clouds of dust choked the riders"; "blown soil mounded on the window sill"

  2. blown, pursy, short-winded, windedadjective

    breathing laboriously or convulsively


  1. blownadjective

    distended, swollen or inflated

  2. blownadjective

    panting and out of breath

  3. blownadjective

    (glass) formed by blowing

  4. blownadjective

    (marijuana) under the influence of drugs

  5. Etymology: blawen, from bláƿan (bláwan), past participle of bláƿen (bláwen).

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Blownthe participle passive of blow.

    All the sparks of virtue, which nature had kindled in them, were so blown to give forth their uttermost heat, that justly it may be affirmed, they inflamed the affections of all that knew them. Philip Sidney, b. ii.

    The trumpets sleep, while cheerful horns are blown,
    And arms employ’d on birds and beasts alone. Alexander Pope.


  1. blown

    The term "blown" generally refers to something that is no longer functional or viable due to excessive damage, force, or disruption. This can apply to objects, such as a blown tire or blown fuse, or to situations, such as a blown opportunity or blown relationship.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Blown

    of Blow

  2. Blown

    of Blow

  3. Blown

    swollen; inflated; distended; puffed up, as cattle when gorged with green food which develops gas

  4. Blown

    stale; worthless

  5. Blown

    out of breath; tired; exhausted

  6. Blown

    covered with the eggs and larvae of flies; fly blown

  7. Blown

    opened; in blossom or having blossomed, as a flower

Rap Dictionary

  1. blownadjective

    To be high on weed "You know you want some more girl, so come on, Let's get blown.. let's get blown " -- Snoop Dogg Ft. Pharrell (Let's Get Blown) Also meaning to lose your high because of someone or something. "Man I was high, then I got blown because the cops pulled up right beside me." That meaning is derived from the D.C. PG County area.

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'blown' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4672

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of blown in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of blown in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of blown in a Sentence

  1. Jerry Coleman:

    Turner pulls into second with a sun-blown double.

  2. Bill Shine:

    Rumors flying around that FEMA is ready to round you up and take you off to a concentration camp, forget about socialism. I think we're headed towards full blown communism and forget about your freedom of speech. Radio hosts are being kicked off the air for suggesting that we close our borders and stay away from illegal immigrants. Are you kidding me? What is going on? I am willing to get kicked off the air. Here I am. Come and get me. I am going down with a fight. Why on earth are we not allowed to have this conversation? There's a country that has a full blown epidemic and it's called Mexico. Why on earth is it racist for us to say we need to close our borders to them at this time?

  3. Mahatma Gandhi:

    I do not want my house to be walled in on all sides and my windows to be stuffed. I want the cultures of all the lands to be blown about my house as freely as possible. But I refuse to be blown off my feet by any.

  4. Unknown:

    Kisses blown are kisses wasted. Kisses aren't kisses unless they are tasted. Kisses spread germs and germs are hated. So kiss me baby I'm vaccinated.

  5. Maria Dellos ':

    I was just absolutely blown away, this is product, art product, very valuable stuff.

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    • A. deterioration
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