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  • as inbring to light
  • as incaper

synonyms for blow the lid off

  • bring forward
  • bring into the open
  • bring into view
  • crack wide open
  • disclose
  • expose
  • hold up to view
  • lay bare
  • reveal
  • take the lid off
  • play
  • rollick
  • frisk
  • romp
  • dance
  • spring
  • bound
  • bounce
  • jump
  • leap
  • hop
  • skip
  • gambol
  • cut loose
  • horse around
  • cut capers
  • go on a tear
  • let loose
  • raise hell
  • whoop it up
  • kick up one's heels
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How to use blow the lid off in a sentence

Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
It was like his beautiful courtesy to call me in and introduce me to Blow instead of letting me go away.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
He who has attained it grows giddy, and the fiercest winds are summoned to blow him from his eminence.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Upon his knees then, he lingered, while I rained blow after blow upon his upturned face.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
At his sight shall the mountains be shaken, and at his will the south wind shall blow.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
The tailor of the fairy tale with his "seven at a blow" is not in it with the gunnery Lieutenant of a battleship.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Tressan smote the table before him a blow that shook some of the dust out of the papers that cumbered it.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
But this paper was a very tough, fibrous substance, and would resist quite a heavy blow as well as keep out the cold.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO BLOW THE LID OFF

  • blow the lid off
  • bring forward
  • bring into the open
  • bring into view
  • crack wide open
  • disclose
  • expose
  • hold up to view
  • lay bare
  • reveal
  • take the lid off
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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