mindblower

[ mahynd-bloh-er ]
/ ˈmaɪndˌbloʊ ər /

noun Slang.

a hallucinogenic drug.
something that astounds, excites, or dismays: The news of the loss of the cargo ships was a real mindblower.

QUIZZES

CAN YOU GUESS THESE WORDS FROM AROUND THE US?

American English is not always as it appears to be ... get to know regional words in this quiz!
Question 1 of 10
A bet is synonymous with a wager, but what does it mean in New York?

Origin of mindblower

First recorded in 1965–70; mind + blow2 + -er1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020