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wind /ʋɪnt/ fart /fɑɹt/, /fɑːt/
aan de wind
  • 1. aan de wind
hauled
aan de wind
  • 1. scherp aan de wind
close hauled
een wind laten break wind
hoge bomen vangen veel wind the bigger they are, the harder they fall
wie wind zaait, zal storm oogsten sow the wind, reap the whirlwind
iemand de wind uit de zeilen nemen take the wind out of someone's sails
English Nederlands
wind /ˈwaɪnd/, /ˈwɪnd/ opwinden
wind up /waɪnd ˈʌp/
  • to excite
opwinden
solar wind
  • outflow of charged particles from the solar corona into space
zonnewind
wind instrument
  • type of musical instrument
blaasinstrument
wind power
  • power harnessed from the wind
windenergie
wind farm
  • collection of wind turbines
windmolenpark
long-winded
  • tediously long in speaking; consuming much time; unnecessarily verbose
langdradig
trade wind /ˈtɹeɪdˑwɪnd/
  • steady wind
passaat
wind back /waɪnd ˈbæk/
  • to wind towards the beginning
terugspoelen
short-winded /ʃɔːtˈwɪndɪd/
  • concise and to the point
gebald
kort en krachtig
kortwijlig
wind turbine
  • device
windmolen
winding /ˈwɪndɪŋ/, /ˈwaɪndɪŋ/ slingerend
wind speed windsnelheid
storm wind stormwind
wind aloft bovenwind
polar wind poolwind
wind off /ˌwaɪnd ˈɒf/, /ˌwɪnd ˈɒf/ afwikkelen
wind egg windei /wɪntɛi/
wind vane windwijzer
fall wind valwind
tail wind meewind
wind tunnel windtunnel
trade winds passaat
wind energy windenergie
heavy wind; stormwind
wind-shield windscherm
desert wind woestijnwind
upper winds bovenwind
winds aloft bovenwind
valley wind dalwind
anabatic wind dalwind
winding hole /ˈwɪndɪŋˌhəʊl/ zwaaikom
gust of wind valwind
wind barrier windscherm
warp winding opbomen
break wind
  • to fart
een scheet laten
een wind laten
sow the wind, reap the whirlwind
  • every decision has consequences; a person's actions will come back to them
wie wind zaait, zal storm oogsten
take the wind out of someone's sails
  • to discourage someone
iemand de wind uit de zeilen nemen
winded
  • short of breath
buiten adem
get wind of
  • To hear about; to learn of, especially especially with respect to facts intended to have been confidential
de lucht van iets in den neus krijgen
wind-direction vane windvaan
wind-direction indicator windwijzer
down-valley wind valwind
following wind meewind
howling of wind gebulder
north wind
  • wind blowing from the north
Aquilo
winding tower
  • structure supporting machinery above the entrance to an underground mineshaft
kronkelende toren
wind-up /ˈwaɪndˌʌp/
  • end or conclusion of something
samenvatting /ˈsaːməvɑtɪŋ/
winding /ˈwaɪndɪŋ/, /ˈwɪndɪŋ/
  • twisting, turning or sinuous
gecompliceerd
foul wind
  • wind against traveled direction
tegenwind
wind rose
  • meteorological diagram
windroos
candle in the wind
  • a fragile or vulnerable thing
kaartenhuis
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