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Spanish translation of “wind”

wind

noun /wind/
(an) outdoor current of air The wind is strong today There wasn’t much wind yesterday Cold winds blow across the desert. breath Climbing these stairs takes all the wind out of me. air or gas in the stomach or intestines His stomach pains were due to wind. windy adjective
de mucho viento, ventoso
a windy hill-top a windy day It’s windy today.
windiness noun
estado ventoso
windfall noun an apple etc blown from a tree. any unexpected gain or success.
suerte inesperada, cáida del cielo
windmill noun a machine with sails that work by wind power, for grinding corn or pumping water. windpipe noun the passage for air between mouth and lungs. windscreen noun (American windshield) a transparent (usually glass) screen above the dashboard of a car windscreen wipers a wall usually constructed out from the house wall to protect people on a patio or balcony from the wind. windsock noun a device for indicating the direction and speed of wind on an airfield. windsurf /ˈwindsəːf/ verb to move across water while standing on a windsurfer.
hacer windsurf
windsurfer noun (also sailboard) a board with a sail for moving across water with the aid of the wind. the person controlling this board windsurfing noun windswept adjective exposed to the wind and showing the effects of it
azotado por el viento, despeinado
windswept hair a windswept landscape.
get the wind up to become nervous or anxious 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
enterarse de algo
She became very excited when she got wind of the news.
get one’s second wind to recover one’s natural breathing after breathlessness. in the wind about to happen A change of policy is in the wind. like the wind very quickly
como el viento
The horse galloped away like the wind.
(Definition of wind from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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