What does gusty mean?

Definitions for gusty
ˈgʌs tigusty

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word gusty.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gusty, puffyadjective

    blowing in puffs or short intermittent blasts

    "puffy off-shore winds"; "gusty winds "


  1. gustyadjective

    blowing in gusts; blustery

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Gustyadjective

    Stormy; tempestuous.

    Etymology: from gust.

    Once upon a raw and gusty day,
    The troubled Tyber chasing with his shores. William Shakespeare, Jul. Cæs.

    Or whirl’d tempestuous by the gusty wind. James Thomson.


  1. gusty

    Gusty refers to winds or breezes that are strong, powerful, and often vary swiftly in direction or intensity. The term is typically used in the context of weather conditions.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gustyadjective

    subject to, or characterized by, gusts or squalls; windy; stormy; tempestuous

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gusty in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gusty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of gusty in a Sentence

  1. The NHC:

    Interests in the Cabo Verde Islands should monitor the progress of this system as gusty winds and locally heavy rainfall is possible there on Monday and Tuesday.

  2. Makoto Moore:

    This thunderstorm will produce all of the hazards of a normal thunderstorm : lightning, gusty and erratic winds, precipitation, etc., except much or all of the activity is hidden by the smoke column, firefighters on the ground may have very little warning before strong gusty winds sweep across an area.

  3. Allison Chinchar:

    Even on Monday and Tuesday, Key West, Miami -- you're going to get some of those outer bands from Laura producing very heavy rain and very gusty winds.

  4. Al Nash:

    We're making good progress and feeling good about what we've accomplished, recognizing there's still a significant amount of open fire line, we have potential for thunderstorms and the biggest issue is the gusty outflow winds from thunderstorms, which can increase the fire activity.

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