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English definition of “wind”

wind

noun (BREATH)    /wɪnd/
[U] mainly UK breath or the ability to breathe : I had to stop halfway up the hill to get my wind (= allow my breathing to return to normal ).Breathing and stopping breathing [U] informal disapproving words that do not mean anything and false statements : I rarely bother to listen to politicians ' speeches - it's all just wind.Nonsense
(Definition of wind noun (BREATH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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