Definition of blowy in English:



  • Having or affected by strong winds; windy or windswept.

    ‘a blowy day’
    • ‘See now, rounding the headland, a forlorn hopeless bird, trembling black wings fingering the blowy air, dainty and ghostly, careless of the scattering salt.’
    • ‘Tralee town itself is a good place to come back to after a blowy winter's walk.’
    • ‘Barely 12 hours after the final round of the British Open at blowy, blustery Royal Lytham and the newly-crowned champion and chums were cracking away on the other side of the world.’
    • ‘Conditions at Canoe Brook were blowy and wet, remarkably Open-like in fact.’
    • ‘And outside, it's cold, blowy and snowy: real Texas, rather than the TV-land place it was to become.’
    • ‘It was very blowy and some of the greens were tricky but I hit the ball fantastically well and missed only four or five greens which is pretty good out there.’
    • ‘We have wind, this is heavy duty, serious blowy stuff.’
    • ‘With the weather being a tad on the blowy side at the moment I've noticed that my skin is starting to feel dry and a little sore.’
    • ‘In the first three days we've seen it calm, blowy and wet.’
    • ‘Key line: ‘A snowy, blowy Christmas, a mistletoey Christmas, a turkey lurkey Christmas to you!’’
    • ‘However, in blowy conditions at St Teresa's pitch on the Glen Road in Belfast, the St. Louis boys finally made the dream become a reality as they toppled a very physical Loreto College, Coleraine team.’
    • ‘Thank you for coming… it's a bit blowy outside.’
    • ‘Talking of storms, this interview is potentially a bit blowy for me, too: I once had to apologise to a Lady for falsely accusing her of being German (she is half-French and half-Russian and also a British citizen).’
    windy, windswept, blustery, gusty, breezy, draughty, fresh
    wild, stormy, squally, tempestuous, turbulent
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