Expresiones con verbos claves - Verbo "to blow"
Idioms with key verbs - Verb "to blow"
|to blow a fuse/your stack/top
||explotar de bronca
|to blow a raspberry at someone
||hacerle una trompetilla a alguien
|to blow away the cobwebs
||sacudirse las telarañas
|to blow hot and cold
|to blow one's mind
|to blow one's own trumpet
- My dad blew a fuse when I told him I wasn't going to college.
- I said 'Hi' to a little girl and she blew a raspberry at me!
- Why don't you take a nice bubble bath? That'll blow the cobwebs away.
- Pat blows hot and cold! One minute she says she's coming, the next she says she's not!
- Listen to this new band! It'll blow your mind!
- Todd thinks he's the best lawyer in the world, doesn't he? He's always blowing his own trumpet.
|to blow someone's brains out
||volarle a alguien la tapa de los sesos
|to blow someone's cover
||desenmascarar a alguien
|to blow something off the map
||borrar algo del mapa
|to blow something out of the water/sky-high
||echar por tierra
|to blow something wide open
||poner algo al descubierto
|to blow the gaff
||bevantar la perdiz
- The main character blows his brains out when his girlfriend leaves him.
- You've got to help me blow Kenny's cover. You know he's been cheating on Sally.
- What was it exactly that blew dinosaurs off the map?
- These new findings blow the old theory out of the water.
- Their love affair was blown wide open by the paparazzi.
- That special report blew the gaff on the President's secret dealings.
|to blow the lid off
|to blow the whistle on
|to blow up in someone's face
- The newspapers blew the lid off the company's tax evading.
- Cathy was stealing money from the register and Vicky blew the whistle on her.
- I had planned a romantic evening but it all blew up in my face when I got sick.