[ bloh-ee ]
/ ˈbloʊ i /

adjective, blow·i·er, blow·i·est.

windy: a chill, blowy day.
easily blown about: flimsy, blowy curtain material.


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Words nearby blowy

Origin of blowy

First recorded in 1820–30; blow2 + -y1


blow·i·ness, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for blowy

/ (ˈbləʊɪ) /

adjective blowier or blowiest

another word for windy (def. 1)
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