Wind

(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Air in motion.
<- N
PARAG:Wind->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ wind
wind
draught
flatus
afflatus
efflation
eluvium
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ air
air
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ breath
breath
breath of air
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ puff
puff
whiff
zephyr
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ blow
blow
drift
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ aura
aura
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ stream
stream
current
jet stream
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ undercurrent
undercurrent
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ gust
gust
blast
breeze
squall
gale
half a gale
storm
tempest
hurricane
whirlwind
tornado
samiel
cyclone
anticyclone
typhoon
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ simoon
simoon
simoom
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ harmattan
harmattan
monsoon
trade wind
sirocco
mistral
bise
tramontane
levanter
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ capful of wind
capful of wind
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ fresh breeze
fresh breeze
stiff breeze
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ keen blast
keen blast
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ blizzard
blizzard
barber
=>(Can.)
candelia
chinook
foehn
khamsin
norther
vendaval
wuther
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ windiness
windiness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ ventosity|
ventosity|
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ rough weather
rough weather
dirty weather
ugly weather
stress of weather
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ dirty sky
dirty sky
mare's tail
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ thick squall
thick squall
black squall
white squall
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ anemography
anemography
aerodynamics
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ wind gauge
wind gauge
weathercock
weather vane
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ anemometer
anemometer
anemoscope
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ sufflation
sufflation
insufflation
perflation
inflation
afflation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ blowing
blowing
fanning
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ ventilation
ventilation
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ sneezing
sneezing
&c.->V.
???>:
errhine
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ sternutative
sternutative
sternutatory
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ sternutation
sternutation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ hiccup
hiccup
hiccough
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ catching of the breath
catching of the breath
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ Eolus
Eolus
Boreas
Zephyr
cave of Eolus
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ air pump
air pump
air blower
lungs
bellows
blowpipe
fan
ventilator
punkah
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ branchiae
branchiae
gills
flabellum
vertilabrum
PARAG:Wind->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ blow
blow
waft
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ blow hard
blow hard
blow great guns
blow a hurricane
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ wuther
wuther
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stream
stream
issue
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ respire
respire
breathe
puff
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ whif
whif
whiffle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ gasp
gasp
wheeze
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ snuff
snuff
snuffle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ sniff
sniff
sniffle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ sneeze
sneeze
cough
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ fan
fan
ventilate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ inflate
inflate
perflate|
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ blow up
blow up
PARAG:Wind->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ blowing
blowing
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ windy
windy
flatulent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ breezy
breezy
gusty
squally
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ stormy
stormy
tempestuous
blustering
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ boisterous
boisterous
&c.(violent) 173
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ pulmonic
pulmonic
pulmonary

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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