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How to Pronounce wind?

Correct pronunciation for the word "wind" is [wˈɪnd], [wˈɪnd], [w_ˈɪ_n_d].

Definition of wind

  1. Air naturally in motion, with any degree of velocity; a current of air; breath; power of respiration; air in motion from any force or action; breath modulated by the organs or by an instrument; air impregnated with scent; anything insignificant or light as wind; flatulence. The four winds, the four cardinal points of the heavens. Down the wind, decaying; declining. To take or have the wind, to gain or have the advantage. To take or get wind, to be divulged; to become public. In the wind's eye, towards the direct point from which the wind blows. Between wind and water, that part of a ship's side or bottom which is frequently brought above water by the rolling of the ship or fluctuation of the water's surface. How the wind blows, the state of things, or the direction they are taking.
  2. To turn; to change; to turn around something; to have a circular direction; to crook; to bend; to move round. To wind out, to be extricated; to escape.
  3. To turn; to move or cause to turn; to turn round some fixed object; to bind, or to form into a ball or coil by turning; to introduce by insinuation; to change; to vary; to entwist; to infold; to encircle. To wind off, to unwind. To wind out, to extricate. To wind up, to bring to a small compass, as a ball of thread; to bring to a conclusion or settlement; to put in a state of renovated or continued motion.
  4. To blow; to sound by blowing; to nose; to follow by the scent; to expose to the wind; to drive hard, so as to render scant of wind, as a horse; also to rest a horse, in order to recover wind; to winnow. To wind a ship, is to turn it end for end, so that the wind strikes it on the opposite side.
  5. In poetry.
  6. Idle talk.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

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What is the present tense of Wind?

  • The personal forms of the verb "wind" in present tense are:

  • 1. I wind

  • 2. You wind

  • 3. He/She/It winds

  • 4. We wind

  • 5. You wind

  • 6. They wind
  • What is the past tense of Wind?

  • The personal forms of the verb "wind" in past tense can be divided into two groups: the simple past and the past participle forms.

  • Simple Past:

  • 1st person singular: I wound

  • 2nd person singular: you wound

  • 3rd person singular: he/she/it wound

  • 1st person plural: we wound

  • 2nd person plural: you wound

  • 3rd person plural: they wound

  • Past Participle:

  • wound
  • What is the adverb for wind?

    The adverb for the word "wind" is "wisely".

    What is the adjective for wind?

    The adjective form of the word "wind" is "winding".

    Usage over time for wind:

    This graph shows how "wind" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of wind?

    The plural of the "wind" can be the "winds".

    What is the singular form of wind?

    The singular of the "wind" can be the "wind".

    Synonyms for Wind:


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