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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

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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

References in periodicals archive ?
Local councillor Martin Mullaney is to be congratulated for setting the legal wheels in motion after getting wind of the party when Mr Stornton appealed for comedians to entertain revellers at the event.
They were merely handed over to nanny, so in between feeds there was no getting wind up or trying to get baby to stop crying, just a nice peaceful bed to sleep in next to hubby until nanny gently woke her up again.
THE Bud Rising Festival is still in full throttle but already music fans are getting wind of another great event.
Japan-based Hoyu licensed a local agent after getting wind of the duplication of its product.
But she dumped him after getting wind of his womanising reputation.