by-blow by-blow

Definition(s):

  • (n) the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents

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. One try, Victoire, Daughter of Madelon, was a by-blow which died aborning.

News

  • Live Blog: Apple's 2013 WWDC keynote

    Previews of the next versions of iOS and OS X are almost certainly on the agenda at this week’s Worldwide Developers Conference. But could Apple surprise us with any other news? We’ll know for certain on Monday at 10 a.m. PT/1 p.m. ET when Apple executives kick off the week-long developer get-together with the WWDC keynote. Join us for live coverage on Monday morning, with our blow-by-blow ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Macworld

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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