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blown away


Overwhelmed; extremely impressed: We were blown away by her beauty

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • The barrier had been blown away to such a thinness that the pressure from above was sufficient to break it through.

    Winter Fun William O. Stoddard
  • Gregg and Joan were blown away by the sound like spindrift before the wind.

    The Premiere Richard Sabia
  • It seemed to me that a stronger breeze would have blown away the contamination which clung to the ship.

    The Shadow-Line Joseph Conrad
  • At last the day had come when the cloud would be blown away.

    Orley Farm Anthony Trollope
  • The roofs of several cattle and sheep-sheds were blown away, and every house in the neighbourhood suffered considerable damage.

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