What is another word for winds?

Pronunciation: [wˈɪndz] (IPA)

Winds are one of the most important and powerful forces of nature that exist on our planet. They are responsible for shaping our environment, influencing weather patterns, and providing a source of renewable energy. However, depending on the context in which they are used, the term "winds" can be replaced with several other words. Some synonyms for winds include breezes, gusts, gales, drafts, zephyrs, squalls, whirlwinds, cyclones, and typhoons. Each of these words refers to a distinct type or force of wind, making them useful alternatives when describing the character or intensity of the wind.

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Usage examples for Winds

They separated on the next corner and, throwing dignity to the winds, Marjorie raced up the long walk and into the house to see if her captain was better.
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester
Oh, send me a thought on the winds that blow.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine
The winds blew and brought storm and heat and sunshine and cloud.
"Lonesome Land"
B. M. Bower

Famous quotes with Winds

  • The snow continues with high winds we remain at this camp to day in consequence of the weather.
    William Henry Ashley
  • The horrors of the Second World War, the chilling winds of the Cold War and the crushing weight of the Iron Curtain are little more than fading memories. Ideals that once commanded great loyalty are now taken for granted.
    Jan Peter Balkenende
  • It always rains on tents. Rainstorms will travel thousands of miles, against prevailing winds for the opportunity to rain on a tent.
    Dave Barry
  • They've gone to great length to disguise the fact that I'm not in the band, even sending out a photo to promoters with my picture in it which then winds up in some of the ads on the flyers.
    Jello Biafra
  • Adventure Bay is a convenient and safe place for any number of ships to take in wood and water during the summer months: but in the winter, when the southerly winds are strong, the surf, on all parts of the shore, makes the landing exceedingly troublesome.
    William Bligh

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