Meaning: to surprise or amaze someone
Example: Paper tablecloths need to be weighted down or they tend to blow away in the wind.
Meaning: When the wind forces something to fall
Example: Many trees were blown down in the gale.
Meaning: Arrive, sometimes suddenly or unexpectedly
Example: She got a real blow in the argument.
Meaning: Not keep an appointment
Example: Everybody needs to blow off some steam.
Meaning: If a flame blows out, it goes out because someone blows on it or because of the wind.
Example: Blow out the candles and make a wish.
Meaning: When a scandal gets forgotten
Example: I hope your troubles will soon blow over.
Meaning: Do or consume something very quickly
Example: If you blow through this end, the straw vibrates like the reed in some musical instruments.
Meaning: Be destroyed by an explosion
Example: The terrorists are threatening to blow up the plane.