wind off

Also found in: Dictionary, Idioms.
Related to wind off: wind up, throw caution to the wind
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • verb

Synonyms for wind off

reverse the winding or twisting of


Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
PESHAWAR -- On Monday the 9th Muharram procession was passing in different areas of Peshawar and was wind off peacefully through its specific destination.
"It was 254 yards to the pin, slightly into the wind off the left," Webster told Sky Sports.
The wind off the west coast of Maui was the biggest surprise, shifting direction and speed throughout the opening round on a mostly sunny afternoon.
More than merely another Old West tale, Monument Road takes readers on an existential journey that exposes life's underbelly as Len scrabbles to hold onto his ranch before fulfilling his beloved wife's dying wish that he scatter her ashes to the wind off Artist's Point one year to the day after her death.
* Modify difficulty level: with or without wind (Easy with Wind off and Hard with Wind on)
Cape Wind off of Massachusetts will be the first offshore wind farm on board having secured approval after a 10-year struggle for permitting due to local opposition and federal bureaucracy.
Bitter wind off the metal harbor and here's Dugan crossing
Despite the strong wind off Malvarrosa Beach, the professional crews threw the light-displacement boats around with seeming ease, which eventually saw seven flights and 28 match races completed.
Three birdies in a row at holes four, five and six, brought Westwood to five over par, still 11 strokes behind overnight leader Dustin Johnson of the United States but with the frontrunners set to tee off just as the wind off the Pacific Ocean was forecast to pick up considerably.
He walked from the courthouse, arms around relatives, amid the smell of freshly cut grass, blooming trees and a brisk wind off Lake Erie.
And while I wouldn't recommend it when the temperature plunges below 45 degrees, it is warm enough to protect against an unexpected north wind off Lake Michigan.
Bunkers front left, along the right and a small one over the back of the green, coupled with wind off the right and trees on left demands great accuracy.
Further research into the project will examin whether there's enough wind off the Rockaways to meet the demand and the cost on the environment.
It's taken just over a year to develop and it not only keeps French doors open at a 90 degree angle but can also keep the rain and wind off."
ENERGY RESOURCE-9 March 2009-WIND: Weather Buoys Launched to Measure Wind Off Coast of South Carolina(C)2009 JeraOne -