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Synonyms for wind

flatulence

breath

get wind of something

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  • hear about
  • learn of
  • find out about
  • become aware of
  • be told about
  • be informed of
  • be made aware of
  • hear tell of
  • have brought to your notice
  • hear something on the grape vine

put the wind up someone

wind down: calm down

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wind down: subside

irritate

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wind something down

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wind something up: end

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wind something up: close down

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wind up

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Synonyms for wind

a natural movement or current of air

to expose to circulating air

to move or proceed on a repeatedly curving course

to introduce gradually and slyly

wind up: to bring or come to a natural or proper end

Synonyms for wind

a tendency or force that influences events

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empty rhetoric or insincere or exaggerated talk

an indication of potential opportunity

the act of winding or twisting

to move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course

extend in curves and turns

arrange or or coil around

catch the scent of

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coil the spring of (some mechanical device) by turning a stem

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form into a wreath

raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help

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The findings note that by 2019, the best onshore wind and solar PV projects will be delivering electricity for a $0.
TRIG is a renewable energy infrastructure company delivering long-term, stable dividends from a diversified portfolio of onshore wind and solar photovoltaic projects in the UK and Northern Europe.
The high-quality turbines and support package offered by Senvion match the requirements for each of these schemes extremely well, and we're very pleased to be working with them once again as we work towards further increasing the amount of clean, green energy we are producing from our portfolio of UK onshore wind farms.
NJR Clean Energy Ventures invests in, owns and operates solar and onshore wind projects with a total capacity of over 195 megawatts, providing residential and commercial customers with low- carbon solutions.
The overall cost of the onshore wind energy market is bifurcated into plant cost and turbine cost.
It is also believed that early closure of the RO will add hundreds of millions onto consumer bills, as the move will result in the substitution of more expensive technologies for onshore wind projects.
Acting on a Tory manifesto commitment to scrap subsidies for onshore wind, the government is closing the RO to new projects from next April.
ONSHORE wind farms could be built without any need for Government subsidies "in the near future", energy minister Andrea Leadsom has said.
THOUSANDS of Scots jobs are at risk after the Tory Government dealt a cash blow to onshore wind farms.
ONSHORE wind farms are essential to keep energy bills down and the country needs more of them.
Vince's suggestion that new nuclear is two or three times the cost of onshore wind is wrong.
ey say that in the most recent Public Attitudes Tracker from the Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC) 70% of people said they support the development of onshore wind - the highest ever 'gure since DECC's regular opinion polls began in March 2012.
The UK Conservative party is set to declare its support for a halt to construction of onshore wind farms.
In developed countries with good wind resources, onshore wind is often competitive with fossil fuel-fired generation.
THE UK Government has given the go-ahead for the largest onshore wind farm in England and Wales.