Meaning of “wind” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun uk us /wɪnd/

A1 a natural, fast movement of air:

The weather forecast said there would be strong winds and rain.
STOMACH [ U ] UK (US gas)

gas or air in your stomach that makes you feel uncomfortable and sometimes makes noises

get wind of sth

to discover something that is intended to be a secret:

Dad got wind of our plans for a party.
get your wind (back)

to breathe easily again, for example after you have been running

→ See also throw caution to the wind , second wind

(Definition of “wind noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)