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TO BLOW UP

TO BLOW UP: explodir, destruir, ampliar, aumentar o tamanho, soprar em alguma coisa para encher de ar.

— The terrorists blew up the school bus early in the morning.
Os terroristas explodiram o ônibus da escola cedo pela manhã.

— When I told my father I had crashed his car, he blew up.
Quando eu disse ao meu pai que eu havia batido seu carro, ele explodiu.

— The detectives blew up the photo so they could get a better picture of the man who had entered the airport building.
Os detetives ampliaram a foto para poderem obter uma imagem melhor do home que havia entrado no aeroporto.

— The small boy asked his mother to blow up the beach ball so he could play with it.
O garotinho pediu à sua mãe para encher a bola de praia para que ele pudesse brincar com ela.

Sinônimos em inglês para "blow up"

accelerate, add to, adulate, aggrandize, aggravate, amplify, annoy, apotheosize, arouse, augment, awake, awaken, backfire, be angry, be excitable, beef up, belaud, belie, bellow, bepraise, blast, bless, blitz, bloat, blow, blow a fuse, blow a gasket, blow a hurricane, blow great guns, blow out, blow over, blow sky-high, blow the coals, blow to pieces, blow up, blueprint, bluster, boast of, boil, boil over, bomb, bombard, brag about, brain, breeze, breeze up, brew, bring down, bristle, broaden, build, build up, bulk, bulk out, burn, burn to death, burst, bust, call forth, call up, catch fire, catch the infection, celebrate, come apart, come to nothing, come up, complicate, concentrate, condense, consolidate, crescendo, cry up, cut down, cut to pieces, deal a deathblow, deepen, deflate, deify, detonate, develop, dilate, discharge, disconfirm, discredit, disintegrate, disprove, distend, double, drop, emblazon, enhance, enkindle, enlarge, enrage, eulogize, exacerbate, exaggerate, exalt, excite, excite easily, expand, explode, expose, extend, extol, fail miserably, fan, fan the fire, fan the flame, feed the fire, fell, fire, fire up, fizz out, fizzle, fizzle out, flame, flame up, flare up, flash up, flatter, flip, fly out, foment, frag, frenzy, freshen, fulminate, fume, gather, get excited, get nowhere, give the quietus, glorify, go into hysterics, go off, go phut, gun down, hang up, have a tantrum, heat, heat up, heighten, hero-worship, hike, hike up, hit the ceiling, hop up, hot up, huff, idolize, impassion, incense, incinerate, incite, increase, inflame, inflate, infuriate, intensify, invalidate, jazz up, jugulate, key up, kindle, lapidate, lather up, laud, lay low, let off, light the fuse, light up, lionize, madden, magnify, make complex, make much of, mine, misfire, move, mushroom, negate, negative, overexcite, overpraise, panegyrize, pay tribute, pipe up, pistol, poleax, poop out, porter aux nues, praise, print, process, prove the contrary, puff, puff up, pump, pump up, puncture, rage, raise, ramify, ramp, rant, rant and rave, rarefy, rave, redouble, reinforce, riddle, rouse, run a temperature, salute, seethe, set astir, set fire to, set in, set off, set on fire, sharpen, shoot, shoot down, shoot to death, shotgun, show up, silence, smolder, soup up, spring, squall, stab to death, steam up, step up, stir, stir the blood, stir the embers, stir the feelings, stir up, stone, stone to death, storm, strengthen, stretch, strike dead, sufflate, summon up, swell, take fire, touch off, triple, trumpet, turn a hair, turn on, undercut, up, vaporize, waft, wake, wake up, waken, warm, warm the blood, whet, whiff, whiffle, whip up, widen, work into, work up

Fonte: Moby Thesaurus


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