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wind

verb  /wɑɪnd/ ( past tense and past participle wound  /wɑʊnd/) us  

wind verb (TWIST)

[I/T] to twist something around something else or turn something in a circle: [T] She wound the string around the spool. [I/T] To wind a mechanical device is to cause it to work by turning a key or handle.

wind verb (TURN)

[I always + adv/prep] (of a road, path, or river) to follow a route that turns repeatedly in different directions: The river winds through the valley.
winding
adjective  /ˈwɑɪn·dɪŋ/ us  
a winding road
Translations of “wind”
in Korean 바람…
in Arabic ريح…
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 Spanish viento, aire, aliento…
in Portuguese vento…
in German der Wind, die Luft, die Blähung…
in Catalan vent…
in Japanese 風…
in Chinese (Simplified) 气流, 风…
(Definition of wind verb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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