blown

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English blawen, from Old English blāƿen, blāwen, past participle of Old English blāwan.

Morphologically blow +‎ -n.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /bləʊn/
  • (US) IPA(key): /bloʊn/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -əʊn

Adjective[edit]

blown (not comparable)

  1. Distended, swollen, or inflated.
    Cattle are said to be blown when gorged with green food which develops gas.
  2. Panting and out of breath.
  3. (of glass) Formed by blowing.
  4. Under the influence of drugs, especially marijuana.
  5. (obsolete) Stale; worthless.
  6. Covered with the eggs and larvae of flies; flyblown.
  7. (automotive) Given a hot rod blower.

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Verb[edit]

blown

  1. past participle of blow

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