Blow up - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 20/02/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Blow up.

ENLARGE
  1. make larger; "She enlarged the flower beds"
  2. become larger or bigger
  3. make large; "blow up an image"
  4. add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing; "She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation"
ERUPT
  1. break out; "The tooth erupted and had to be extracted"
  2. force out or release suddenly and often violently something pent up; "break into tears"; "erupt in anger"
  3. start to burn or burst into flames; "Marsh gases ignited suddenly"; "The oily rags combusted spontaneously"
  4. become active and spew forth lava and rocks; "Vesuvius erupts once in a while"
  5. erupt or intensify suddenly; "Unrest erupted in the country"; "Tempers flared at the meeting"; "The crowd irrupted into a burst of patriotism"
  6. become raw or open; "He broke out in hives"; "My skin breaks out when I eat strawberries"; "Such boils tend to recrudesce"
  7. start abruptly; "After 1989, peace broke out in the former East Bloc"
  8. appear on the skin; "A rash erupted on her arms after she had touched the exotic plant"
EXPLODE
  1. drive from the stage by noisy disapproval
  2. cause to burst as a result of air pressure; of stop consonants like /p/, /t/, and /k/
  3. destroy by exploding; "The enemy exploded the bridge"
  4. increase rapidly and in an uncontrolled manner; "The population of India is exploding"; "The island's rodent population irrupted"
  5. burst outward, usually with noise; "The champagne bottle exploded"
  6. burst and release energy as through a violent chemical or physical reaction;"the bomb detonated at noon"; "The Molotov cocktail exploded"
  7. be unleashed; emerge with violence or noise; "His anger exploded"
  8. cause to burst with a violent release of energy; "We exploded the nuclear bomb"
  9. show (a theory or claim) to be baseless, or refute and make obsolete
  10. show a violent emotional reaction; "The boss exploded when he heard of the resignation of the secretary"
GETANGRY
GETMAD
INFLATE
  1. become inflated; "The sails ballooned"
  2. fill with gas or air; "inflate a balloons"
  3. exaggerate or make bigger; "The charges were inflated"
  4. increase the amount or availability of, creating a rise in value; "inflate the currency"
  5. cause prices to rise by increasing the available currency or credit; "The war inflated the economy"
RAGE
  1. feel intense anger; "Rage against the dying of the light!"
  2. be violent; as of fires and storms
  3. an interest followed with exaggerated zeal; "he always follows the latest fads"; "it was all the rage that season"
  4. behave violently, as if in state of a great anger
  5. a feeling of intense anger; "hell hath no fury like a woman scorned"; "his face turned red with rage"
  6. violent state of the elements; "the sea hurled itself in thundering rage against the rocks"
  7. a state of extreme anger; "she fell into a rage and refused to answer"
  8. something that is desired intensely; "his rage for fame destroyed him"
  9. Fury

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