Synonyms for blow out

Synonyms for (verb) blow out

Synonyms: burn out, blow, blow out

Definition: melt, break, or become otherwise unusable

Usage: The lightbulbs blew out; The fuse blew

Similar words: break, break down, die, conk out, go, go bad, give out, give way, fail

Definition: stop operating or functioning

Usage: The engine finally went; The car died on the road; The bus we travelled in broke down on the way to town; The coffee maker broke; The engine failed on the way to town; her eyesight went after the accident


Synonyms: blow out

Definition: erupt in an uncontrolled manner

Usage: The oil well blew out

Similar words: conflagrate, take fire, ignite, combust, catch fire, erupt

Definition: start to burn or burst into flames

Usage: Marsh gases ignited suddenly; The oily rags combusted spontaneously