to speak pompously.
How Funny Is Obama? Sandra McElwaine January 29, 2009
a sudden, hard stroke with a hand, fist, or weapon: a blow to the head. a sudden shock, calamity, reversal, etc.: His wife’s death was a terrible blow to him. a sudden attack or drastic action: The invaders struck a blow to the south. at one blow, with a single act: He became wealthy and […]
blow a fix
Electricity. a protective device, used in an electric circuit, containing a conductor that melts under heat produced by an excess current, thereby opening the circuit. Compare circuit breaker. to combine or blend by melting together; melt. to unite or blend into a whole, as if by melting together: The author skillfully fuses these fragments into […]
blow a gasket