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blow through

(intransitive, adverb) (Austral, informal) to leave; make off
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  • Next, take it out into the garden and hang it on a line, the higher the better, but anywhere where the wind can blow through it.

  • The wind of energy seemed to blow through his careless hair.

    Carnac's Folly, Complete Gilbert Parker
  • A breath of fresh air seemed to blow through the Ark on the opening of that letter.

    Six Girls and Bob Marion Ames Taggart
  • Ordinarily the hut is open all round so that the breeze can blow through freely.

    The Trembling of a Leaf William Somerset Maugham
  • The untamed winds seemed to blow through every fibre of one's being, and clear away the cobwebs of captivity.

    Caught by the Turks Francis Yeats-Brown
  • I've mastered all your jealously-guarded secrets and I've allowed the strong wind of a man's intellect to blow through them.

  • At de end of de year Mathurin he look so thin, so white, you can blow through him.

  • Poetry has many modes of music; she does not blow through one pipe alone.

    A Critic in Pall Mall Oscar Wilde

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