Another word for blow up

Verb

blow up, puff, puff out, puff up - to swell or cause to enlarge,

Example:- Her faced puffed up from the drugs

blow up, enlarge, magnify - make large

Example:- blow up an image

blow a fuse, blow one's stack, blow up, combust, flip one's lid, flip one's wig, fly off the handle, go ballistic, have a fit, have kittens, hit the ceiling, hit the roof, lose one's temper, throw a fit - get very angry and fly into a rage

Example:- The professor combusted when the student didn't know the answer to a very elementary question

blow up, inflate - fill with gas or air

Example:- inflate a balloons

amplify, blow up, expand, inflate - exaggerate or make bigger

Example:- The charges were inflated

blow up, detonate, explode, set off - cause to burst with a violent release of energy

Example:- We exploded the nuclear bomb

blow up, detonate, explode - burst and release energy as through a violent chemical or physical reaction

Example:- the bomb detonated at noon

aggrandise, aggrandize, blow up, dramatise, dramatize, embellish, embroider, lard, pad - add details to

Tweets containing the word blow up

Source : WordNet