Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To cry; cry out; weep; bray; bellow.
  • noun The act of blowing; a roaring wind; a blast.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete The act of blowing; a roaring wind; a blast.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete The act of blowing; a roaring wind; a blast.
  • verb archaic to bleat like an animal

Etymologies

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Perhaps a variant of blare, or compare Gaelic and Irish blor a loud noise.

Examples

  • Then the blore of the trumpeting wind was answered by a counter fugue from the sea, with a roll and pound of breakers across the sand of the traverse.

    Heralds of Empire Being the Story of One Ramsay Stanhope, Lieutenant to Pierre Radisson in the Northern Fur Trade

  • MY OPINION: an average performance but hoping to get through on the basis of the 55\% weightage for CAT score Re: [2009-2011] IIMK GD / PI ExperiencesRe: [2009-2011] IIMK GD / PI ExperiencesMy GDPI exp in blore.

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  • Beld, there are tons of brainwashed terrorists salivating at the chance of boarding a US based plane and blowing it ... and ihab - the 60-80 percent i quoted was based on blore rates. a 150-200 buck ticket is selling for ...

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  • Hope this may help few who are yet to go for GDPI in blore Re: [2009-2011] IIMK GD / PI ExperiencesRe: [2009-2011] IIMK GD / PI Experiencesm not sure but da lady had boycut hair

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  • H'bad once second largest in south is now behind blore as

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  • MY OPINION: an average performance but hoping to get through on the basis of the 55\% weightage for CAT score Re: [2009-2011] IIMK GD / PI ExperiencesRe: [2009-2011] IIMK GD / PI ExperiencesMy GDPI exp in blore.

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  • Hi all, we plan to travel fm blore to hyd by car. require inputs abt roads fm ppl who have travelled recently?

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  • Hope this may help few who are yet to go for GDPI in blore Re: [2009-2011] IIMK GD / PI ExperiencesRe: [2009-2011] IIMK GD / PI Experiencesm not sure but da lady had boycut hair

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  • H'bad once second largest in south is now behind blore as

    Latest News Online - Express Indian

  • Susan Kelz Sperling cites three such words: blore (like a sheep), crunkle (like a crane), and winx (like a donkey).

    VERBATIM: The Language Quarterly Vol VII No 1

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  • This candidate's pitch is  a bore,

    His speech a monotonous snore.

    I like some bluster,

    An old-fashioned guster,

    A blowhard, a windbag, a blore.

    January 17, 2015