Complete Definition of "windy"

English

Image:BendyTree.gif|thumb|Tree on a windy day

Etymology 1
From wind (weather condition) + -y.

Pronunciation
IPA|/Ëwɪndi/
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ɪndi|-ɪndi

Adjective
en-adj|ier|iest

  1. accompany|Accompanied by wind.

#: It was a long and windy night.

  1. unsheltered|Unsheltered and open to the wind.

#: They made love in a windy bus shelter.

  1. empty|Empty and lacking substance.

#: They made windy promises they would not keep.

  1. long-winded|Long-winded; orally verbose.
  2. flatulent|Flatulent.

#: The Tex-Mex meal had made them somewhat windy.

Translations
trans-top|accompanied by wind
Finnish: tuulinen
Italian: ventoso m
trans-mid
Spanish: ventoso m
Swedish: blåsig
trans-bottom

trans-top|unsheltered and open to the wind
Finnish: tuulinen
Swedish: blåsig
trans-bottom

trans-top|empty and lacking substance
Swedish: tom, ihålig
trans-bottom

trans-top|flatulent
Finnish: ilmavaivainen
trans-bottom

Noun
en-noun|windies

  1. (colloquial) fart

Etymology 2
From wind (to curve, bend) + -y.

Pronunciation 2
IPA|/Ëwaɪndi/

Adjective
en-adj|ier|iest

  1. context|of a path etc Having many bends; winding, twisting or tortuous.

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