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Spanish translation of “wind”


verb /waind/ (past tense, past participle wound /waund/)
to wrap round in coils He wound the rope around his waist and began to climb. to make into a ball or coil She wound the wool into a ball. (of a road etc) to twist and turn
serpentear, zizaguear
The road winds up the mountain.
to tighten the spring of (a clock, watch etc) by turning a knob, handle etc I forgot to wind my watch. winder noun a lever or instrument for winding, on a clock or other mechanism. winding adjective full of bends etc a winding road. wind up to turn, twist or coil; to make into a ball or coil My ball of wool has unravelled – could you wind it up again? to wind a clock, watch etc She wound up the clock. to end I think it’s time to wind the meeting up. be/get wound up to be, or get, in a very excited or anxious state He got really wound up when he couldn’t find his keys.
(Definition of wind from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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