- the art or process of forming or shaping a mass of molten or heat-softened glass into ware by blowing air into it through a tube.
Origin of glassblowing
Related formsglass·blow·er, noun
First recorded in 1820–30; glass
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
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Historical Examples of glassblowing
Glassblowing, and spinning strange silky skeins from his glowing light.
The habit of constant and instinctive rotation is literally about one-third of the whole art of glassblowing.