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blow (sb/sth) up

phrasal verb with blow
 
 
/bləʊ/ verb ( past tense blew, past participle blown)
B1 to destroy something or kill someone with a bomb, or to be destroyed by a bomb: Terrorists blew up an office building in the city.Exploding and erupting
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