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Usage examples for blown

  1. They brought sad news- the great bridge over the Elster had just been blown up. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  2. And with the words the light was blown out, and Hermione found herself alone. – Cynthia Wakeham's Money by Anna Katharine Green
  3. " If it wasn't for these big hummocks we'd be blown clear off the ice," said Bobby, finally. – Bobby of the Labrador by Dillon Wallace
  4. At last the day had come when the cloud would be blown away. – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  5. You'll be blown away, every mother's son of ye, if you don't stir yourselves! – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle
  6. The keys must have blown down! – Oswald Bastable and Others by Edith Nesbit
  7. Our horses are a little blown. – In the Day of Adversity by John Bloundelle-Burton
  8. And didn't you say they had gone to find out if they were blown away? – Somehow Good by William de Morgan
  9. It was like dismal twilight after the revelation of nature that had blown upon him the breath of an unknown life. – Best Russian Short Stories by Various
  10. The jail was to be blown up. – The Rustlers of Pecos County by Zane Grey
  11. Then the remainder of our party turned up one by one, some of them looking very blown, as though they had run a long way. – Child of Storm by H. Rider Haggard
  12. For once Matsuo Noda had blown it. – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  13. They were too lazy to move away from the mountain; so they said, " If it has blown up once, that is all the more reason that it should not blow up again." – Journeys Through Bookland V2 by Charles H. Sylvester
  14. I only came to tell you that we must drop our meetings for the next day or two- until it's blown over." – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  15. The wind must have blown it off. – Peter and Polly in Winter by Rose Lucia
  16. It would be blown out. – Moor Fires by E. H. (Emily Hilda) Young
  17. A wind from the old farm had blown suddenly over her and swept away the fog. – Duffels by Edward Eggleston
  18. She will be blown up, and me with it! – Boy Scouts in a Submarine by G. Harvey Ralphson
  19. One bright evening some three weeks later the bugle at the gate was loudly blown, and Edred and Julian came flying out to welcome their eldest brother, who had ridden hither with some dozen servants to bring news to his brothers at home. – The Secret Chamber at Chad by Evelyn Everett-Green
  20. " Well, really," said the giant, " if the wind has not blown the bit out of my hand!" – Household Tales by Brothers Grimm by Grimm Brothers
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