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Definitions of wind:

part of speech: noun

A bend, coil, or twist.

part of speech: verb transitive

To coil, twist, or twine; to set in motion by turning a crank or screw; to entwine; to turn, as about something fixed; to direct or introduce by artful means; as, he winds himself into favor; to blow ( a horn).

part of speech: present participle

Winding.

part of speech: noun

Air in motion: breath: flatulence: anything insignificant.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To turn round something; twist; to bend in a course; to go a roundabout way.

part of speech: verb

To turn round some fixed object; to turn or move around something; to have a circular and upward direction; to form into a coil or ball by twisting; to introduce, as one's self by insinuation; to encircle; to twine; to crook; to bend; to have a surface which undulates.

part of speech: noun

Air in motion; a natural current of air; breeze; breath; anything insignificant or light as air; idle words; air filled with a scent; as, the hound got wind of the fox; hence, news; as, to get wind of a plot; gas formed in the digestive organs of the body.

part of speech: noun

Idle talk.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To turn completely or often: to turn round something: to twist: to move spirally: to meander:- pr. p. winding; pa. t. and pa. p. wound.

part of speech: verb transitive

To allow the air to blow upon; to scent, as hounds in a fox hunt; to put out of breath.

part of speech: verb transitive

( wind) To sound by blowing: ( wind) to expose to the wind: to drive hard, so as to put out of breath: to allow to recover wind:- pr. p. winding and winding; pa. p. wound and winded.

part of speech: verb

To deprive of wind by over- driving, as a horse; to rest a horse in order that he may recover his breath; to sound by blowing, as a horn, so that the sound may be prolonged and varied.

part of speech: verb transitive

To turn round, to twist: to coil: to encircle: to change.

part of speech: noun

Air in perceptible motion; a current of air having a greater or less degree of velocity; one of the cardinal points, as from the four winds; flatulence.

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