v 1: melt, break, or become otherwise unusable; "The lightbulbs
blew out"; "The fuse blew" [syn: burn out, blow]
2: put out, as of fires, flames, or lights; "Too big to be
extinguished at once, the forest fires at best could be
contained"; "quench the flames"; "snuff out the candles"
[syn: snuff out, extinguish, quench] [ant: ignite]
3: erupt in an uncontrolled manner; "The oil well blew out"