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wind

noun /wind/
(an) outdoor current of air vent The wind is strong today There wasn’t much wind yesterday Cold winds blow across the desert. breath souffle Climbing these stairs takes all the wind out of me. air or gas in the stomach or intestines gaz His stomach pains were due to wind. windy adjective venteux, exposé aux vents a windy hill-top a windy day It’s windy today. windiness noun caractère venteux windfall noun an apple etc blown from a tree. fruit(s) abattu(s) par le vent any unexpected gain or success. aubaine windmill noun a machine with sails that work by wind power, for grinding corn or pumping water. moulin à vent windpipe noun the passage for air between mouth and lungs. trachée windscreen noun (American windshield) a transparent (usually glass) screen above the dashboard of a car pare-brise windscreen wipers a wall usually constructed out from the house wall to protect people on a patio or balcony from the wind. pare-vent windsock noun a device for indicating the direction and speed of wind on an airfield. manche à air windsurf /ˈwindsəːf/ verb to move across water while standing on a windsurfer. faire de la planche à voile windsurfer noun (also sailboard) a board with a sail for moving across water with the aid of the wind. planche à voile the person controlling this board véliplanchiste windsurfing noun planche à voile windswept adjective exposed to the wind and showing the effects of it ébouriffé; exposé aux vents windswept hair a windswept landscape. get the wind up to become nervous or anxious avoir la frousse She got the wind up when she realized how close we were to the edge. get wind of to get a hint of or hear indirectly about avoir vent de She became very excited when she got wind of the news. get one’s second wind to recover one’s natural breathing after breathlessness. retrouver son souffle in the wind about to happen dans l’air A change of policy is in the wind. like the wind very quickly comme le vent The horse galloped away like the wind.
Translations of “wind”
in Arabic ريح…
in Korean 바람…
in Malaysian angin, nafas, kembung perut…
in Turkish rüzgâr, yel, hava…
in Italian vento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 氣流, 風…
in Russian ветер, газы, метеоризм…
in Polish wiatr, wiatry…
in Vietnamese gió, hơi thở, sự đầy bụng…
in Spanish viento, aire, aliento…
in Portuguese vento…
in Thai ลม, ลมหายใจ, ลมในกะเพาะอาหาร…
in German der Wind, die Luft, die Blähung…
in Catalan vent…
in Japanese 風…
in Indonesian angin, napas, gas…
in Chinese (Simplified) 气流, 风…
(Definition of wind from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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