wind noun (CURRENT OF AIR) translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "wind" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [C or U] (CURRENT OF AIR)
a current of air moving approximately horizontally, especially one strong enough to be felt
There isn't enough wind to fly a kite.
The weather forecast warned of winds of up to 60-miles-an-hour today.
There was a light wind blowing.
Strong/High winds made the crossing very unpleasant.
The sails flapped in the wind.
literary There wasn't a breath of (= even a slight amount of) wind.
A gust of wind suddenly caught her skirt.
The wind is beginning to pick up (= get stronger).
She ran like the wind (= very fast) to catch up.
Wind and windsStormy weather
(Definition of wind noun (CURRENT OF AIR) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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