An example of wind is to wrap lights around a tree.
An example of wind is when you turn the key on a grandfather clock.
An example of wind is a twisty path through the woods.
An example of wind is the way the air moves and makes the tree branches rustle.
Trouble will ensue if wind of this scandal gets out.
The wind is north-northwest.
The four winds.
Had the wind knocked out of them.
The winds of war.
The winds of change.
His remarks on the subject are nothing but wind.
An expert who was full of wind even before becoming famous.
Stopped to wind and water the horses.
Wind string around a spool.
Wound her injured leg with a bandage; wound the waist of the gown with lace and ribbons.
He wound a plea for money into his letter.
Wind the pail to the top of the well.
Wind a path through the mountains.
Wind a watch.
Wound the line off the reel.
A river winding through a valley.
A clock that winds with difficulty.
A column of smoke winding into the sky.
The vine wound about the trellis.
Winding his prejudices through all his writings.
To wind a crank.
Winding the bandage on his finger.
To wind a spool with thread.
A watch that winds easily.
- Any noticeable natural movement of air parallel to the earth's surface.
- Air artificially put in motion, as by an air pump or fan.
To lose (the) wind of the fox.
A rumor that's in the wind.
To get the wind knocked out of one.
To be winded by a long run.
The wind blew through her hair as she stood on the deck of the ship.
As they accelerated onto the motorway, the wind tore the plywood off the car's roof-rack.
The winds in Chicago are fierce.
The wind of a cannon ball; the wind of a bellows.
After the second lap he was already out of wind.
Give me a minute before we jog the next mile "” I need a second wind.
I can't run another step "” I'm winded.
To wind a rope with twine.