Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “windward”

See all translations

windward

adjective
 
 
/ˈwɪnd.wəd/ US  /-wɚd/ specialized
(on the side of a hill, etc.) facing the wind
迎風的;向風的
On the windward leg of the race the wind was strong.
在比賽頂風的一段賽程,風刮得非常猛。
→  Compare leeward Wind and windsStormy weather
Translations of “windward”
in Chinese (Simplified) 迎风的, 向风的…
(Definition of windward from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “windward” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

thug

a man who acts violently, especially to commit a crime

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

crossfit noun

March 23, 2015
high-intensity strength training Two women in strappy dresses discussed how much weight they could snatch

Read More