blow me down


blow me down
Blow me down
People say '(well,) blow me down' when you have just told them something surprising, shocking or unexpected. ('Blow me down with a feather' is also used.) 

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • Blow's Down — (or Blow s Downs) is managed as a nature reserve by the Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire and Peterborough [ [http://www.wildlifebcnp.org/reserves/reserve.php?reserveid=13 Wildlife Trust: Blow s Downs] ] . It is… …   Wikipedia

  • blow me down — Kiwi (New Zealand Slang) expression of surprise, as in; Well! Blow me down, I didn t know that …   English dialects glossary

  • blow me down — expression of surprise, as in; Well! Blow me down, I didn t know that …   Kiwi (New Zealand slang)

  • blow me down — I am very surprised, I do not believe it    Well, blow me down, Olive. You can cook spinach, too! …   English idioms

  • Blow me down! — expression of amazement …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • blow me down! — Australian Slang expression of amazement …   English dialects glossary

  • blow me down — Brit. an exclamation of surprise …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blow-me-down Brook — is a 12.8 mile long (20.7 km) [ [http://www.granit.sr.unh.edu New Hampshire GRANIT state geographic information system] ] stream located in western New Hampshire in the United States. It is a tributary of the Connecticut River, which flows to… …   Wikipedia

  • Blow Me Down Provincial Park — is a smaller Provincial Park on the west coast of the island of Newfoundland. The park is located on Route 450, about 60 km west of Corner Brook and the Trans Canada Highway, on a small peninsula between Lark Harbour and York Harbour at the mouth …   Wikipedia

  • Blow-Me-Down-Berge — Blow Me Down Mountains (entsprechend Blas Mich Runter Berge wegen des oft windigen Wetters) sind ein neufundländischer Provinzpark (Neufundland und Labrador, Kanada) im Westen Neufundlands an der Küste des Sankt Lorenz Golfs bei Corner Brook.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia