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Princeton's WordNet

  1. windernoun

    a worker who winds (e.g., a winch or clock or other mechanism)

  2. winder, keynoun

    mechanical device used to wind another device that is driven by a spring (as a clock)

  3. windernoun

    mechanical device around which something can be wound

Wiktionary

  1. windernoun

    A textile worker, or machine, that winds cloth

  2. windernoun

    A spool around which something is wound

  3. windernoun

    A key or knob for winding a clock, watch or clockwork mechanism

  4. windernoun

    One of the steps of a spiral staircase

Webster Dictionary

  1. Windernoun

    one who, or that which, winds; hence, a creeping or winding plant

    Etymology: [Prov. E. winder a fan, and to winnow. . Cf. Winnow.]

  2. Windernoun

    an apparatus used for winding silk, cotton, etc., on spools, bobbins, reels, or the like

    Etymology: [Prov. E. winder a fan, and to winnow. . Cf. Winnow.]

  3. Windernoun

    one in a flight of steps which are curved in plan, so that each tread is broader at one end than at the other; -- distinguished from flyer

    Etymology: [Prov. E. winder a fan, and to winnow. . Cf. Winnow.]

  4. Winder

    to fan; to clean grain with a fan

    Etymology: [Prov. E. winder a fan, and to winnow. . Cf. Winnow.]

  5. Windernoun

    a blow taking away the breath

    Etymology: [Prov. E. winder a fan, and to winnow. . Cf. Winnow.]

  6. Winderverb

    to wither; to fail

    Etymology: [Prov. E. winder a fan, and to winnow. . Cf. Winnow.]

Freebase

  1. Winder

    Winder is a city in Barrow County, Georgia, United States. The population was 14,099 at the 2010 census. The city is the county seat of Barrow County. The first syllable of Winder is pronounced like "wine". This city is part of the Atlanta metropolitan area.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Winder in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Winder in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Winder in a Sentence

  1. David Wilson:

    We ’d been told if anybody got left behind, stay put and they ’d be back within five to ten minutes... that’s what we did, but we stayed there for two and a half hours and no one came back. It was getting windier and winder, freezing cold, and it got to just before dark and we could see the trail in front of us so we thought we’ve got to try and follow this trail.

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