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Phrasal Verbs

blow up (3)

This page is about the phrasal verb blow up (3)

Meaning: to make a photograph larger

Synonym: enlarge

For example:

  • blow up sth Can we blow up this photo and frame it?

  • blow sth up Let's blow this shot up and use it in the poster.

Nouns often used as objects with blow up (3): photograph, photo, still, shot, picture, snap

Quick Quiz:

If you blow up a photograph, you'll

a. reduce it

b. enlarge it

c. take it

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Contributor: Matt Errey