BLOWN in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of BLOWN
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blown
 a.  being moved or acted upon by moving air or vapor
 a.  breathing laboriously or convulsively
Classic Sentence: (66 in 5 pages)
1  Finally there came a night when the gale was so violent that the farm buildings rocked on their foundations and several tiles were blown off the roof of the barn.
Animal Farm By George Orwell
Get Context   In Chapter VI
2  The first had been blown down, or the village idiot, who always tore down what had been nailed up, had done it, and was chuckling over the placard under the shade of some hedge.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf
Get Context   In Unit 2
3  Whose billows blown by mighty storm.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf
Get Context   In Unit 5
4  The villagers were singing, but half their words were blown away.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf
Get Context   In Unit 5
5  One might have fancied he had talked it off; and that what was left, all standing up in disorder, was in that condition from being constantly blown about by his windy boastfulness.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER IV
6  Two or three lamps were rained out and blown out; so, both saw the lightning to advantage as it quivered and zigzagged on the iron tracks.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER X
7  As soon as Richard's return is blown abroad, he will be at the head of an army, and all is then over with us.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIV
8  But the day after, all the brilliant words seemed like dead leaves, crumpling up and turning to powder, meaning really nothing, blown away on any gust of wind.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence
Get Context   In Chapter 5
9  A man's a poor bit of a wastrel blown about.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence
Get Context   In Chapter 14
10  'He's spiritually blown out,' she said.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence
Get Context   In Chapter 16
11  The woman has blown off an amazing quantity of poison-gas.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence
Get Context   In Chapter 17
12  I believe in a higher mystery, that doesn't let even the crocus be blown out.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence
Get Context   In Chapter 19
13  We really trust in the little flame, and in the unnamed god that shields it from being blown out.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence
Get Context   In Chapter 19
14  Some were Maenades, with winy faces and blown hair.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: 3 The Custom of the Country
15  When she was in a high wind her light body was blown against trees and banks like a heron's.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In BOOK 3: 6 Yeobright Goes, and the Breach Is Complete
Example Sentence: (16 in 2 pages)
1  The wind is too with the pain you give is blown away.
2  Fifty yards of track was blown up with dynamite.
3  Check whether a fuse has blown.
4  There was a picture in the paper of a man whose leg had been blown off.
5  He has almost certainly blown his chance of touring India this winter.
6  The ship was blown off course.
7  So many films nowadays involve everyone and everything being blown to smithereens.
8  His one leg was blown off by a bomb in the war.
9  A lot of trees were blown down in the recent storms.
10  The window in the cockpit had blown in and the pressure dropped dramatically.
11  I was blown away by the tone and the quality of the story.
12  His ship was blown up by a torpedo.
13  He took a dictionary to hold down the test papers for fear that they might be blown away by the wind.
14  This wasn't some fine print side effect of the medication; I was experiencing a full blown medication-induced mania and I was out of control.
15  And she tried to fancy what the flame of a candle is like after the candle is blown out, for she could not remember ever having seen such a thing.