Translation of "blow over" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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blow over

phrasal verb with blow uk /bləʊ/ us /bloʊ/ verb blew, blown


When an argument blows over, it becomes gradually less important until it ends and is forgotten.

I thought that after a few days the argument would blow over. 我觉得过几天这场争论就会逐渐平息。


When a storm blows over, it becomes gradually less strong until it ends.

The storm raged all night but by morning it had blown over. 暴风雨肆虐了一整夜,但到第二天早上就平息了。

(Translation of “blow over” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)