blowing meaning

  • NounPLblowingsSUF-ing
    1. The act of one who blows, or that which blows.
      1. the blowings of a trumpet
      2. the puffings and blowings of an unfit runner
  • Verb
    1. present participle of blow.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Stick a wedge under the door, will you? It keeps blowing shut.
        • Are these "statistics" they cite verifiable, or are they just blowing smoke, trying to scare people?
        • In some jurisdictions, it is illegal to fire a person for blowing the whistle on an employer.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • This is the distinguishing feature of the accomplished vuvuzelist. The vuvuzela blower lives by one golden rule: never stop blowing.

    Meaning of blowing for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "blowing" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Countable nouns
        • Verbs
          • Verb forms
            • Participles
              • Present participles
        Difficultness: Level 2
        Easy     ➨     Difficult
        Definiteness: Level 1
        Definite    ➨     Versatile
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