blow (one's) lines

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blow (one's) lines

To forget or bungle the lines that one is supposed to say, as in a play. My mind went completely blank as soon as I stepped on stage, and I blew my lines.
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blow one’s lines

tv. to forget one’s lines in a play; to speak one’s lines incorrectly in a play. There I was in my first major role, and I blow my lines!
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In Ireland, daddies are collected like mayfly and dapped on the loughs with gossamer fine blow lines.
Blow lines transport the RDF to the boilers where it is burned along with wood received from area vendors.
Billerud Karshorg AB has modernized it Karlborg, Sweden, pulp mill's Modified Cold Blow Batch Cooking process to include eight 265-m3 batch digesters, two blow lines and one blow tank.
The acrylic tubes are supplied with finished ends for pneumatic lifts and blow lines, and larger sizes are available to top hopper feed roller applications.
In Ireland daddies are collected like Mayfly and dapped on the loughs with gossamer fine blow lines.