Definitions of Blew

  1. imp. of Blow.
  2. Pa. t. of BLOW.
  3. Of to blow.
  4. Imp. of BLOW, v.
  5. See blow.

Usage examples for Blew

  1. I thought you wouldn't come as long as you believed I was up, said Crailey, so I blew out the light. – The Two Vanrevels by Booth Tarkington
  2. She shook hands with Mr. Triggs, blew a kiss at Lady Tanagra and, before Patricia knew it, she was walking with Lady Peggy and Elton in the direction of Curzon Street. – Patricia Brent, Spinster by Herbert Jenkins
  3. The party who went in search of the boat found the wreck of her, and one of the bodies; as the boat had been seen under sail when it blew hard, it should seem that the men sent in her did not know how to manage her, and were driven on the rocks. – An Historical Journal of the Transactions at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island by John Hunter
  4. The light was dim and a savage wind blew the snow about. – Blake's Burden by Harold Bindloss
  5. Mrs. Maitland, moving away from the picture, blew out her lips in a loud sigh. – The Iron Woman by Margaret Deland
  6. Then the wind blew from the north. – Myths and Legends of the Great Plains by Unknown
  7. The wind blew cold and hard from the north- east. – The Mariner of St. Malo: A Chronicle of the Voyages of Jacques Cartier by Stephen Leacock
  8. But the horn still remained to him, and in great anger he blew it with all his strength. – Household Tales by Brothers Grimm by Grimm Brothers
  9. The wind, soft, warm, and steady, blew from the west. – The Eagle's Heart by Hamlin Garland
  10. Why, it is only because the wind blew it out. – Rollo's Philosophy. [Air] by Jacob Abbott
  11. He blew his silver whistle. – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  12. Once more Brandon blew. – Cord and Creese by James de Mille
  13. In about half- an- hour the storm blew over, leaving a clear sky and stars. – The Luckiest Girl in the School by Angela Brazil
  14. As I rested, an evil smell, that was not of the Jungle, came to me as the wind turned in its course and blew up the hill. – The Sa'-Zada Tales by William Alexander Fraser
  15. Fair blew the inside out o' the house, that shell did. – Between the Lines by Boyd Cable
  16. Still the warrior shot bravely on, but as each one came near the monster he waved his ears and blew it aside. – Thirty Indian Legends by Margaret Bemister
  17. For if the wind always blew steadily from the east how was it possible ever to return to Spain? – This Country Of Ours by H. E. Marshall Author: Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall
  18. Yu blew in my ear. – The Fourth Series Plays, Complete by John Galsworthy
  19. And I hadn't time to do anything but jump to you and Collins before your stuff blew up. – The La Chance Mine Mystery by Susan Carleton Jones