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wind
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 25
3. The act of winding or turning; a turn; a bend; a twist; a winding.
7. Power of respiration; breath.
8. Air or gas generated in the stomach or bowels; flatulence; as, to be troubled with wind.
10. A direction from which the wind may blow; a point of the compass; especially, one of the cardinal points, which are often called the four winds.
12. Mere breath or talk; empty effort; idle words.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To turn completely or repeatedly; to become coiled about anything; to assume a convolved or spiral form; as, vines wind round a pole.
3. To go to the one side or the other; to move this way and that; to double on one's course; as, a hare pursued turns and winds.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To turn completely, or with repeated turns; especially, to turn about something fixed; to cause to form convolutions about anything; to coil; to twine; to twist; to wreathe; as, to wind thread on a spool or into a ball.
5. To cover or surround with something coiled about; as, to wind a rope with twine.
10. To blow; to sound by blowing; esp., to sound with prolonged and mutually involved notes.
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