blow-by-blow blow-by-blow

Definition(s):

  • (adj) providing great detail

Usage(s):

  1. Click through for a blow-by-blow analysis of GM's greatest missteps, from the face-off with Ralph Nader to the acquisition of Hummer.
  2. Come fashion-show time, Japanese publications feed consumers at home blow-by-blow reports of the trendy items worn by Western fashion editors.
  3. Coral Comes High is an unpretentious, stark, blow-by-blow story of a terrible action, well told in the fewest possible words and illustrated with the author's own pen ink sketches.

News

  1. PBT: NBA Draft Tracker: Pick-by-pick analysis

    PBT: The Cavs pulled a stunner at No. 1, presumed No. 1 Nerlens Noel tumbled and a pair of stars came to town. Recap the blow-by-blow of a wild draft.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

  2. Texas senator's filibuster heats up the Internet

    Texas State Senator Wendy Davis (Credit: wendydavisforsenate.com ) YouTube and Twitter provided blow-by-blow coverage of a long, heated filibuster Tuesday in Texas that the major cable networks failed to carry. State Sen. Wendy Davis (D-Fort Worth) held the Texas Senate floor Tuesday in a filibuster and session that lasted almost 13 hours , the Texas Tribune reported Wednesday. Davis was trying ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: CNET

  3. Floyd Mayweather's Earnings By Punch: A Celebrity 100 Big Data Breakdown

    For this year's Celebrity 100, we're featuring Big Data Breakdowns of some hot numbers from deep inside the list. Here's a blow-by-blow look (literally) at Floyd Mayweather's big payday.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Forbes

Quotes

  1. "If you want to know what happened or what transpired - blow-by-blow or what words were said - I'm sorry, you're not going to know," Yost said, his voice rising. "It's private. It's between us, and it's not a big deal."
    on Aug 5, 2008 By: Ned Yost Source: Hartford Courant

  2. "It's never changed. I can give you a blow-by-blow account of the 1975 world championships, it was no different then," Plummer said.
    on Sep 21, 2008 By: Norma Plummer Source: New Zealand Herald

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