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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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As soon as Gray gets wind of her plans, he dashes round to her apartment to stop her.
Sometimes I find new creams I like,'' said Alys Clark, a Tarzana resident who alerts her mother whenever she gets wind of a gift bag promotion.
King Agamemnon of Mycenae dies at the hands of his queen, while King Diomedes of Argos gets wind of his wife's plans to kill him and flees in search of a new kingdom.
Coronation Street Peter tried to whisk Simon off on a supposed holiday, but Leanne gets wind of her ex's plan and Carla is furious when Michelle sides with Leanne.
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Meanwhile, Dan is confi-dent he has the Clinical Skills job in the bag, and Michael gets wind that Alex is compiling a report on him ahead of her last day on AAU.
Wuthering Heights (ITV1, 9pm) Heathcliffe gets wind of the wedding and turns up at Thrushcross Grange a changed man.
As in all good shaggy dog stories, Pickles gets wind of the humans' plans for him, and bolts, enduring a cold, wet night alone, before crawling back into the Docklands for shelter.
Once he gets wind of it, he's definitely going to want it,'' said Sonya Johnson, an executive at Health Net in Woodland Hills, referring to her 16-year-old son, Frankie, a basketball player.
Liz is stunned when she gets wind of Steve's plan, but Jim calms her down as they grow closer.
A sickened Lisa only feels worse when Lizzie gets wind of their argument and accuses her pal of being jealous.
CORONATION STREET (ITV1) Audrey gets wind of Ken's affair, and tells Peter, who's outraged by his dad's actions.
Like somebody has already said, if Mourinho gets wind of Benitez being sacked he'll wait around for the job and make a point to Abramovich.
When he gets wind that Rob Reiner is casting a new movie, Dickie convinces himself that winning a role in it is his ticket back to the big time.
If you know about it, chances are other people do, too, and it probably won't be long before his mate gets wind of it.