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  Definition of Blow out
  1. melt, break, or become otherwise unusable; "The lightbulbs blew out"; "The fuse blew"
  2. erupt in an uncontrolled manner; "The oil well blew out"
  3. put out, as of fires, flames, or lights; "Too big to be extinguished at once, the forest fires at best could be contained"; "quench the flames"; "snuff out the candles"
Similar Words: burn out, blow, snuff out, extinguish, quench

 

Hyponyms: douse, put out, black out

 

Derivational Morphology: blowout, extinction, extinguishing, quenching, fire extinguisher, extinguisher, asphyxiator

 

Anagrams: blowout

 

 
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