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noun /wind/
(an) outdoor current of air der Wind The wind is strong today There wasn’t much wind yesterday Cold winds blow across the desert.
breath die Luft Climbing these stairs takes all the wind out of me.
air or gas in the stomach or intestines die Blähung His stomach pains were due to wind.
windy adjective
windig a windy hill-top a windy day It’s windy today.
windiness noun
die Windigkeit
windfall noun
an apple etc blown from a tree. das Fallobst
any unexpected gain or success. unverhoffter Glücksfall
windmill noun
a machine with sails that work by wind power, for grinding corn or pumping water. die Windmühle
windpipe noun
the passage for air between mouth and lungs. die Luftröhre
windscreen noun
(American windshield)
a transparent (usually glass) screen above the dashboard of a car die Windschutzscheibe windscreen wipers
a wall usually constructed out from the house wall to protect people on a patio or balcony from the wind. der Windschutz
windsock noun
a device for indicating the direction and speed of wind on an airfield. der Windsack
windsurf /ˈwindsəːf/ verb
to move across water while standing on a windsurfer. das Windsurfen
windsurfer noun
(also sailboard) a board with a sail for moving across water with the aid of the wind. der Windsurfer(brett)
the person controlling this board der Windsurfer
windsurfing noun
das Windsurfen
windswept adjective
exposed to the wind and showing the effects of it vom Wind gepeitscht windswept hair a windswept landscape.
get the wind up
to become nervous or anxious Muffensausen bekommen 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 Wind bekommen von She became very excited when she got wind of the news.
get one’s second wind
to recover one’s natural breathing after breathlessness. wieder zu Atem kommen
in the wind
about to happen in der Luft liegen A change of policy is in the wind.
like the wind
very quickly wie der Wind The horse galloped away like the wind.
Translations of “wind”
in Arabic ريح…
in Korean 바람…
in Malaysian angin, nafas, kembung perut…
in French vent, souffle, gaz…
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 Catalan vent…
in Japanese 風…
in Indonesian angin, napas, gas…
in Chinese (Simplified) 气流, 风…
(Definition of wind from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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