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English definition of “windswept”

windswept

adjective uk   /ˈwɪnd.swept/ us  
(of places) open to and not protected from strong winds, or (of people) having hair that is untidy because it has been blown in different directions by the wind: We drove down to the windswept Atlantic coast of Portugal. windswept hairWind and windsStormy weather
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