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More definitions of "blown":
- (adj): Being moved or acted upon by moving air or vapor.
Example: "Blown clouds of dust choked the riders"; "blown soil mounded on the window sill"
Famous quotes containing the word blown:
“The blaze of reputation cannot be blown out, but it often dies in the socket; a very few names may be considered as perpetual lamps that shine unconsumed.”
—Samuel Johnson (17091784)
“Was ever feather so lightly blown to and fro as this multitude?”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)
“We must no longer be children, tossed to and fro and blown about by every wind of doctrine, by peoples trickery, by their craftiness in deceitful scheming.”
—Bible: New Testament, Ephesians 4:14.