Blown-up sentence example

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  • Nothing had blown up or gone wrong since he'd returned from Hell.
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  • She'd chosen him, and then blown up his apartment.
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  • The American people had sent food to the reconcentrados; President McKinley, while opposing recognition of the rebels, affirmed the possibility of intervention; Spain resented this attitude; and finally, in February 1898, the United States battleship " Maine " was blown up - by whom will probably never be known - in the harbour of Havana.
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  • Mobs attacked the cars, and cars were blown up by dynamite.
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  • The Allies very properly insisted that the fleet must be surrendered into their hands, but before this could take place a deplorable incident occurred in Pola harbour, the " Viribus Unitis " being blown up by an Italian mine, with a Yugoslav admiral and crew on board.
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  • Some houses were at once blown up by gunpowder, and thus the fire was finally mastered.
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  • At the time however when active operations began the 42nd Division and one of the French divisions could 1 The chief naval incidents of this month were: - a raid by the Turkish destroyer " Demir Hissar " which sank the British transport " Manitou " on March 16, but had to be blown up next day off Chios to avoid capture; an attempt of the British submarine E15 to enter the Straits, which led to her being forced ashore (April 16) and in the sequel to her destruction by a daring boat's crew from the " Majestic " (April 18); bombardments of the defences of Smyrna on March 28, April 6 and April 22; and operations at Gaza and El Arish on the Syrian coast by the French battleship " St.
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  • The famous castle of Sluis, built in 1385, was partly blown up by the French in 1794, and totally demolished in 1818.
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  • Opdam's flagship was blown up and he perished.
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  • One of the arches was broken down in 1213 and rebuilt in 1553; another was blown up by the British troops in 1809, and, though temporarily reconstructed, was again destroyed in 1836, to prevent the passage of the Carlist forces.
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  • The most uncommon natural feature of the district, the Pink and White Terraces, was blown up in the eruption of Mount Tarawera in 1886, when for great distances the country was buried beneath mud and dust, and a chasm 9 m.
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  • Some of the bess is thought to have been derived by the wind from the surface of the drift soon after the retreat of the ice, before vegetation got a foothold upon the new-made deposit; but a large part of the bess, especially that associated with the main valleys, appears to have been blown up on to the bluffs of the valleys from the flood plains below.
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  • The viaduct of the mole was to be blown up by two submarines, CI (Lt.
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  • Fire had been opened from shore, and both ships were accordingly blown up where they stranded about a mile east of the piers.
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  • In 1795 Cochin was captured from the Dutch by the British, and in 1806 the fortifications and public buildings were blown up by order of the authorities.
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  • In subsequent centuries the carelessness of the Spanish authorities permitted this masterpiece of Moorish art to be still further defaced; and in 1812 some of the towers were blown up by the French under Count Sebastiani, while the whole buildings narrowly escaped the same fate.
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  • Public and conspicuous as was the crime, the house being blown up with gunpowder, no secret has been better kept than the details.
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  • The great bazar at Kabul was blown up with gunpowder to fix a stigma upon the city; the prisoners were recovered; and all marched back to India, leaving Dost Mahommed to take undisputed possession of his throne.
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  • Army, whose task had been rendered more difficult by the fact that the permanent bridges at Casarsa had been blown up prematurely, owing to a false alarm.
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  • This was blown up by a fanatic in 1840, but as the result of a mass-meeting of over 8000 citizens held on the spot, a new and more stately monument was erected.
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  • With pyritic smelting a sulphuretted copper ore, fed into a cupola in the morning, can be passed directly to the converter, blown up to metal, and shipped as 99% bars by evening - an operation which formerly, with heap roasting of the ore and repeated roasting of the mattes in stalls, would have occupied not less than four months.
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  • angle; the ruins of the Krautturm, now known as the Gesprengte Turm, or blown-up tower, and the castle chapel and the museum of antiquities in the Friedrichsbau.
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  • A few hours later, on the morning of the loth, Kirk o' Field was blown up with gunpowder.
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  • The great magazine was gallantly defended for a time by nine Britons under Lieutenant Willoughby, and was blown up by them when all hope of relief had vanished.
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  • The ruins of this castle, blown up by Ibrahim Pasha, are still the most conspicuous feature of Homs, and contain many remains of ancient buildings.
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  • There are remains of a castle from which the town took its name, which was the seat of the kings of Thomond, and was blown up by General Ginkel at the time of the siege of Limerick (1690).
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  • bundles of reed or blown up animal skins.
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  • Strome Castle, overlooking loch, blown up during 1603 clan feud.
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  • I'm not surprised that Lilah knew that the Watchers Council HQ had been blown up after the destruction of the field Ops teams.
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  • He was executive officer in the "Patapsco" when she was blown up in Charleston Harbor in January 1865.
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  • The fortifications were blown up by the allies, and by the Paris treaty the Russians were bound not to restore them (see Crimean War).
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  • of the site marks the grave of the Boeotians who fell fighting against Philip; this lion was found broken to pieces; the tradition that it was blown up by Odysseus Androutsos is incorrect (see Murray, Handbook for Greece, ed.
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  • The first version is to cover blown-up balloons with shaving cream.
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  • Ashton Kutcher played a prank on Jackman in his hidden camera show Punk'd, in which Jackman was led to believe that he had blown up a director's home.
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  • Tiled Sailboat Ties: Sailboat pictures can also be tiled on a tie instead of simply using a plain tie with one blown-up photograph.
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  • Make a paper mache dinosaur egg by applying paper mache around a small blown up balloon.
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  • Crocs shoes have blown up into an enormous trend, and this phenomenon is hardly unjustified.
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  • Because of the constraints on size, the images you are able to get for free may not look very attractive, if they're blown up to a reasonable size for a tattoo.
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  • Making the resolution any larger would be a waste of bandwidth - just like having an image blown up to bigger than 600 pixels is probably too big for your web page.
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  • Add a large cluster of matching blown-up balloons and you have a bunch of grapes costume.
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  • Funny photos: Decorate with blown-up pictures of the graduate as a baby - the more embarrassing, the better.
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  • When the photo is uploaded, you will see it blown up large under an elf hat with blue dots and gray triangles along the sides, outlining the shape of a head.
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  • The second option isn't technically animated; however, when a colorful image of exploding fireworks is blown up large enough to serve as a background, it may appear much more aesthetically pleasing than an image that's actually animated.
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