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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Air that is moving.

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Used as a noun, listen here, it means: Air that is moving. Used as a verb, listen here, it means: To encircle or cover with something pliable. Also: To turn completely or repeatedly about an object; Also: noun: A single turn, twist, or bend of something wound.

Usage examples (38)
  • Kites rise highest against the wind; not with it.
  • That's a lot of wind
  • wind your watch
  • When there is no wind, row for more
Tutoring comment
  • ''wind" is a heteronym, which means you may find it with different pronunciations and different meanings.
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