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Meaning of “blow the cobwebs away” in the English Dictionary

"blow the cobwebs away" in British English

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blow the cobwebs away

UK to get ​rid of ​feelings of ​tiredness, usually with ​freshair or ​exercise: We went for a five-mile ​jog to blow the ​cobwebs away.
(Definition of blow the cobwebs away from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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