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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

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Perhaps getting wind of the fact that Diderot was writing clandestine art criticism, and thinking a small offering could not hurt Van Loo made the author a gift of the portrait; it hangs in the Louvre today.
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The big prize is getting wind turbine manufacturers to use north-west ports to do the assembly and development of wind turbines.
His waitress mom Olive (Channing), getting wind of her son's difficulties, does some dangerous parental scheming to help him out.
No matter what you do, or how well you behave, you may not be able to prevent your mate getting wind of how you've compromised his mother.