Complete Definition of "blowout"

English
Noun
en-noun

  1. a sudden puncturing of a pneumatic tyre / tire
  2. a sudden release of oil and gas from a well
  3. a social function, especially one with large quantities of food
  4. (sports slang) A sporting contest that is decidedly one-sided and whose outcome is no longer in doubt. Often occurs when one team is superior to the other.

#: The game between the two teams was nothing but a blowout.

  1. (Australia) an extreme and unexpected increase in costs, such as in government estimates for a project.

See also
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