1. wind, air current, current of air, weather, weather condition, conditions, atmospheric condition
usage: 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"
2. wind, influence
usage: a tendency or force that influences events; "the winds of change"
3. wind, exhalation, expiration, breathing out
usage: breath; "the collision knocked the wind out of him"
usage: 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"
2. wind, twist, curve, be
usage: extend in curves and turns; "The road winds around the lake"; "the path twisted through the forest"
3. wind, wrap, roll, twine, move, displace
usage: arrange or or coil around; "roll your hair around your finger"; "Twine the thread around the spool"; "She wrapped her arms around the child"
4. scent, nose, wind, smell
usage: catch the scent of; get wind of; "The dog nosed out the drugs"
5. wind, wind up, tighten, fasten
usage: coil the spring of (some mechanical device) by turning a stem; "wind your watch"