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The victim was apparently killed by a blow to the head with a heavy object.
They knocked him down and pummelled him with blows.
Losing a second match would be a major blow to his world title hopes.
The closure of the factory dealt a devastating blow to the local economy.
Her mother's death was a real blow to her.
It came as a bit of a blow when he found out she was married.
It sounded as if they were about to come to blows.
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a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building
old and in bad condition, or no longer effective
a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time
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Definition of blow from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.