verb (used with or without object) Scot. and North England.
- blaue reiter,
Examples from the Web for blaws
It blaws to nae purpose, my young leddy, when it blaws on an honest man like me.Man and Wife|Wilkie Collins
When the man's fire and the wife's tow, in comes 40 the dell and blaws it in a lowe (flame).
It is a fact that it's a gey ill wind that blaws naebody good.In Search of El Dorado|Alexander MacDonald
"But it is an ill wind that blaws naebody guid, as they say, Effie," said Lewis.Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland Volume 18|Alexander Leighton
When the man's fire and the wife's tow, the deil comes in and blaws't in lowe.The Proverbs of Scotland|Alexander Hislop