wind in Chinese
[ wind/waind ] Pronunciation:
How to pronounce "wind"Synonyms of "wind""wind" in a sentence"wind" meaning
past tense: wound past participle: wound present participle: winding
- The wind packed the snow against the wall .
- Put on your overcoat. the wind is thrilling .
- There was a bitterly cold east wind blowing .
- He came to me this morning to raise the wind .
- The natural wind is turbulent or gusty .
- We heard the moan of the wind last night .
- The island's most constant visitor is the wind .
- The sails are torn ; they won't catch the wind .
- The wind blew my umbrella wrong side out .
- The wind turned my umbrella inside out .
- the act of winding or twisting; "he put the key in the old clock and gave it a good wind"
Synonyms: winding, twist,
- breath; "the collision knocked the wind out of him"
- a reflex that expels intestinal gas through the anus
Synonyms: fart, farting, flatus, breaking wind,
- a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by an enclosed column of air that is moved by the breath
Synonyms: wind instrument,
- an indication of potential opportunity; "he got a tip on the stock market"; "a good lead for a job"
Synonyms: tip, lead, steer, confidential information, hint,
- empty rhetoric or insincere or exaggerated talk; "that''s a lot of wind"; "don''t give me any of that jazz"
Synonyms: malarkey, malarky, idle words, jazz, nothingness,
- a tendency or force that influences events; "the winds of change"
- air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure; "trees bent under the fierce winds"; "when there is no wind, row"; "the radioactivity was being swept upwards by the air current and out into the atmosphere"
Synonyms: air current, current of air, Verb
- raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help; "hoist the bicycle onto the roof of the car"
Synonyms: hoist, lift,
- form into a wreath
- coil the spring of (some mechanical device) by turning a stem; "wind your watch"
Synonyms: wind up,
- arrange or or coil around; "roll your hair around your finger"; "Twine the thread around the spool"; "She wrapped her arms around the child"
Synonyms: wrap, roll, twine,
- to move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course; "the river winds through the hills"; "the path meanders through the vineyards"; "sometimes, the gout wanders through the entire body"
Synonyms: weave, thread, meander, wander,
- catch the scent of; get wind of; "The dog nosed out the drugs"
Synonyms: scent, nose,
- extend in curves and turns; "The road winds around the lake"; "the path twisted through the forest"
Synonyms: twist, curve,