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English noun: blowout

1. blowout (event) an easy victory

Synonymslaugher, romp, runaway, shoo-in, walkaway

Broader (hypernym)triumph, victory

2. blowout (event) a sudden malfunction of a part or apparatus

SamplesThe right front tire had a blowout.
As a result of the blowout we lost all the lights.

Broader (hypernym)malfunction

3. blowout (act) a gay festivity

Synonymsgala, gala affair, jamboree

Broader (hypernym)celebration, festivity

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