Adjective "blowoff" definition and examples

(Blowoff may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

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Definitions and examples

noun

The action of emitting a gas, typically to reduce pressure to a safe level.
  1. 'Make sure you inspect the components after blow-off to ensure thorough cleanliness.'

More definitions

1. a current of escaping surplus steam, water, etc.: The safety valve released a violent blowoff from the furnace.

2. a device that permits and channels such a current.

3. Slang. a person who brags or boasts; a blow-hard.

4. a temporary, sudden surge, as in prices: The Federal Reserve Board's credit tightening could cause a blowoff in interest rates.

More examples(as adjective)

"situations can be blowoff."

"rallies can be blowoff."