Meaning of BLOWN in English


blown 1

/blohn/ , adj.

1. inflated; swollen; expanded: a blown stomach.

2. destroyed, melted, inoperative, misshapen, ruined, or spoiled: to replace a blown fuse; to dispose of blown canned goods.

3. being out of breath.

4. flyblown.

5. formed by blowing: blown glass.

6. Automotive Slang.

a. (of an engine) supercharged.

b. (of a cylinder) destroyed or severely damaged under mechanical stress.

[ ptp. of BLOW 2 ]

blown 2

/blohn/ , adj. Hort.

fully expanded or opened, as a flower.

[ ptp. of BLOW 3 ]

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