cause to be revealed and jeopardized; "The story blew their cover"; "The double agent was blown by the other side"
lay eggs; "certain insects are said to blow"
forceful exhalation through the nose or mouth; "he gave his nose a loud blow"; "he blew out all the candles with a single puff"
leave; informal or rude; "shove off!"; "The children shoved along"; "Blow now!"
a powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon; "a blow on the head"
be in motion due to some air or water current; "The leaves were blowing in the wind"; "the boat drifted on the lake"; "The sailboat was adrift on the open sea"; "the shipwrecked boat drifted away from the shore"
street name for cocaine
spout moist air from the blowhole; "The whales blew"
an unpleasant or disappointing surprise; "it came as a shock to learn that he was injured"
cause to move by means of an air current; "The wind blew the leaves around in the yard"
cause to undergo combustion; "burn garbage"; "The car burns only Diesel oil"
destroy by fire; "They burned the house and his diaries"
use up (energy); "burn off calories through vigorous exercise"
damage inflicted by fire
create by duplicating data; "cut a disk"; "burn a CD"
a place or area that has been burned (especially on a person's body)
feel strong emotion, especially anger or passion; "She was burning with anger"; "He was burning to try out his new skies"
an injury caused by exposure to heat or chemicals or radiation
cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort; "The sun burned his face"
a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun
feel hot or painful; "My eyes are burning"
pain that feels hot as if it were on fire
spend (significant amounts of money); "He has money to burn"
burn at the stake; "Witches
live a life of pleasure, especially with respect to alcoholic consumption
spend frivolously and unwisely; "Fritter away one's inheritance"
move away from each other; "The crowds dispersed"; "The children scattered in all directions when the teacher approached";
to cause to separate and go in different directions; "She waved her hand and scattered the crowds"
fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind; "I missed that remark"; "She missed his point"; "We lost part of what he said"
allow to go out of sight; "The detective lost the man he was shadowing after he had to stop at a red light"
miss from one's possessions; lose sight of; "I've lost my glasses again!"
fail to keep or to maintain; cease to have, either physically or in an abstract sense; "She lost her purse when she left it unattended on her seat"
fail to get or obtain; "I lost the opportunity to spend a year abroad"
fail to make money in a business; make a loss or fail to profit; "I lost thousands of dollars on that bad investment!"; "The company turned a loss after the first year"
be set at a disadvantage; "This author really suffers in translation"
fail to win; "We lost the battle but we won the war"
place (something) where one cannot find it again; "I misplaced my eyegla
spend (money or other resources) unwisely
spend time badly or unwisely; "He misspent his youth"
get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing; "The mafia liquidated the informer"; "the double agent was neutralized"
run off as waste; "The water wastes back into the ocean"
get rid of; "We waste the dirty water by channeling it into the sewer"
spend thoughtlessly; throw away;
located in a dismal or remote area; desolate; "a desert island"; "a godforsaken wilderness crossroads"; "a wild stretch of land"; "waste places"
become physically weaker; "Political prisoners are wasting away in many prisons all over the world"
useless or profitless activity; using or expending or consuming thoughtlessly or carelessly; "if the effort brings no compensating gain it is a waste"; "mindless dissipation of natural resources"
cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly; "The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion"
(law) reduction in the value of an estate caused by act or neglect