Definition of blowsiness in English:


(also blowziness)


  • See blowsy

    • ‘You also hear some blowsiness, a touch of vulgarity, an overindulgence of her baritonal chest register.’
    • ‘It could also be that the blowsiness of the horns conjure up a steamy Southern atmosphere.’
    • ‘We can't help but respond to the spectacle of a bearded iris, the blowsiness of a rose or a sunflower's jolly petal face.’
    • ‘And this looseness and blowsiness is not anything as simple and scandalous as abrupt and disordered syntax.’
    • ‘We want it to have fresh fruit; apricot, pear, and effective sweetness without blowsiness.’