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be blown away

To be thoroughly impressed, overwhelmed, or excited by something. I am blown away by the show of support from everyone. I was blown away by how good that movie was!
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blown away

1. Thoroughly impressed, overwhelmed, or excited by something. I am blown away by the show of support from everyone. I was blown away by how good that movie was!
2. Intoxicated, either by drugs or alcohol. Do you remember last night at the bar at all? You were really blown away!
3. Killed by gunfire. Two guys were blown away in your building tonight, and you don't know anything about it?
See also: away, blown

be blown away by something

INFORMAL
If you are blown away by something, you are extremely impressed by it. I was blown away by the tone and the quality of the story. I can remember being blown away by the song when he first played it to me.
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be blown away

be extremely impressed. informal
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blown away

1. mod. dead; killed. (Underworld.) Four of the mob were already blown away when the cops got there.
2. and blown mod. alcohol or drug intoxicated. Whatever that pill was, Cecilia is totally blown away. She’s blown and alone and making a groan.
3. mod. overwhelmed; greatly impressed. (Often with with or by.) We were just blown away by your good words.
See also: away, blown
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As I sit with my feet dangling over the clear waters of Black Lake deep in the forest, I am blown away by the beauty.
Mr Santoo said: 'I am blown away by the quality of submission received from all over Pakistan.
As I sit with my feet dangling over the clear waters of Black Lake, deep in the forest, I am blown away by the beauty.
'I am blown away by the passion and commitment of the Drupal community, and I look forward to working with everyone to tell the DA story, to showcase the Drupal project, to broaden the organization's reach to new audiences and to increase opportunities for Drupal adoption around the world through strategic communications and outreach efforts.'
I am blown away each time I see her, but really, you will see that this outer beauty is only a reflection of what's inside.
Try to measure yourself up to some of the greats and then start from there.' I endlessly watch movies and I am blown away by what has been done in cinema past.
"The background looks so professional and I am blown away by what they have achieved in such a short timescale."
I am blown away by how up to date and relevant this is.
I am blown away by Ricky Gervais' After Life on Netflix, which is one of the most beautiful pieces of television I've ever seen.
"I am blown away. When I first came, there was nothing here.
"I am blown away by some of the quality we've got in the youth development phase and I have no doubt that some of these boys will play for the first team in the future, no doubt at all."
"I am blown away by how we are seeing God use the Church to step into this space as an advocate for people with special needs.
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