blow something

blow something

tv. to ruin or waste something. I had a chance to do it, but I blew it.
See also: blow
References in classic literature ?
But the wind, as if satisfied at last with its mischievous pranks, stopped blowing this ocean and hurried away to another part of the world to blow something else; so that the waves, not being joggled any more, began to quiet down and behave themselves.
The officer replied: "It is basically a manual if you want to kill somebody or blow something up and how to avoid detection.
When is the last time someone wrote on a wall that they were going to blow something up and it actually happened?
Most upsetting: If I blow something in the partnering, because I'm
If someone wants to blow something up, he will do it anyway, regardless of security measures," Hajj said.
There's a perception out there that we just show up somewhere, blow something up and leave.
All men should be able to get away, kick back, act like 12-year-olds for an afternoon: shoot guns, blow something up, and then spend the evening listening to the guy who lost his job that year, or another who recently lost his father.
Then, when it's time to blow something up, handlers would heat the new crystal to 136[degrees] Celsius to create a supersensitive version of CL-20.
They were saying] hit him more, hit him more, he deserves it, you terrorists, go back to where you came from, go blow something up," Mamozai said.
OK, so it really stinks when you blow something (you knew you should have spent Saturday night polishing your speech instead of hitting your lab partner's birthday blowout).
The individuals who chose to carry out those acts didn't wake up one day thinking 'let's blow something up'.
Free-fall parachuting, diving, weapons firing, tactical combat training, intensive physical training, robotics--surface and underwater, and at the end of the day, we get to blow something up.
That simple statement is something that officials from law enforcement and fire departments want to get across before any more injuries or fires are caused by someone wanting to blow something up to celebrate the Fourth of July.
Being in Mission Impossible wouldn't help an actor of my stature because I'd just be an also-ran, waiting in my trailer for hours while they prepared to blow something up.