Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) wind, air current, current of air (air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure) "trees bent under the fierce winds"; "when there is no wind, row"; "the radioactivity was being swept upwards by the air current and out into the atmosphere"
- S: (n) wind (a tendency or force that influences events) "the winds of change"
- S: (n) wind (breath) "the collision knocked the wind out of him"
- S: (n) wind, malarkey, malarky, idle words, jazz, nothingness (empty rhetoric or insincere or exaggerated talk) "that's a lot of wind"; "don't give me any of that jazz"
- S: (n) tip, lead, steer, confidential information, wind, hint (an indication of potential opportunity) "he got a tip on the stock market"; "a good lead for a job"
- S: (n) wind instrument, wind (a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by an enclosed column of air that is moved by bellows or the human breath)
- S: (n) fart, farting, flatus, wind, breaking wind (a reflex that expels intestinal gas through the anus)
- S: (n) wind, winding, twist (the act of winding or twisting) "he put the key in the old clock and gave it a good wind"
- S: (v) weave, wind, thread, meander, wander (to move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course) "the river winds through the hills"; "the path meanders through the vineyards"; "sometimes, the gout wanders through the entire body"
- S: (v) wind, twist, curve (extend in curves and turns) "The road winds around the lake"; "the path twisted through the forest"
- S: (v) wind, wrap, roll, twine (arrange or or coil around) "roll your hair around your finger"; "Twine the thread around the spool"; "She wrapped her arms around the child"
- S: (v) scent, nose, wind (catch the scent of; get wind of) "The dog nosed out the drugs"
- S: (v) wind, wind up (coil the spring of (some mechanical device) by turning a stem) "wind your watch"
- S: (v) wreathe, wind (form into a wreath)
- S: (v) hoist, lift, wind (raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help) "hoist the bicycle onto the roof of the car"