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blow up

 
See:
blow
part of speech: phrase
definition 1: to destroy or be destroyed through an explosion.
The bomb went off in the car and the car blew up.
synonyms:
explode
similar words:
destroy
definition 2: (informal) to lose one's temper.
She blew up when they finally announced the flight was canceled.I promise I won't blow up at you if you tell me the truth.
synonyms:
explode, flare up
similar words:
burst, fly off the handle
definition 3: to inflate.
Let's blow up the balloons.
synonyms:
inflate
similar words:
balloon
definition 4: to enlarge, as a photograph.
We could see another man's face in the picture when the photographer blew up the image.
synonyms:
enlarge, magnify
similar words:
amplify, expand
definition 5: to exaggerate, as a story.
Don't believe his story; he's blowing it up.I think you're blowing this thing up out of all proportion!
synonyms:
exaggerate, inflate, overstate
similar words:
embroider, magnify