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Entry Word: 1wind
Function: noun
Text: 1 noticeable movement of air in a particular direction <there's a wind coming from underneath the front door>
Synonyms current, draft
Related Words blast, blow, flurry, gale, gust, head wind, squall, tail wind, tempest, tornado, windstorm; breath, breeze, puff, waft, zephyr
2 a prevailing or general movement or inclination <the winds of public opinion are changing on this issue> -- see TREND 1
3 language that is impressive-sounding but not meaningful or sincere <unfortunately the speech was nothing but wind> -- see RHETORIC 1