What does windy mean?

Definitions for windy
ˈwɪn diwindy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blowy, breezy, windy(adj)

    abounding in or exposed to the wind or breezes

    "blowy weather"; "a windy bluff"

  2. airy, impractical, visionary, Laputan, windy(adj)

    not practical or realizable; speculative

    "airy theories about socioeconomic improvement"; "visionary schemes for getting rich"

  3. windy(adj)

    resembling the wind in speed, force, or variability

    "a windy dash home"

  4. long-winded, tedious, verbose, windy, wordy(adj)

    using or containing too many words

    "long-winded (or windy) speakers"; "verbose and ineffective instructional methods"; "newspapers of the day printed long wordy editorials"; "proceedings were delayed by wordy disputes"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Windy

    consisting of wind; accompanied or characterized by wind; exposed to wind

  2. Windy

    next the wind; windward

  3. Windy

    tempestuous; boisterous; as, windy weather

  4. Windy

    serving to occasion wind or gas in the intestines; flatulent; as, windy food

  5. Windy

    attended or caused by wind, or gas, in the intestines

  6. Windy

    fig.: Empty; airy

  7. Origin: [AS. windig.]

Freebase

  1. Windy

    "Windy" is a pop music song written by Ruthann Friedman and recorded by The Association. Released in 1967, the song reached #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in July of that year. Later in 1967, an instrumental version by jazz guitarist Wes Montgomery became his biggest Hot 100 hit when it peaked at #44. "Windy" was The Association's second U.S. number-one, following "Cherish" in 1966. According to rumor, the original lyrics by Ruthann Friedman were about a man and The Association changed them to be about a woman. "There are many explanations of who Windy actually was in Ruthann's life. She would have you know, she being me, Ruthann Friedman, that none of them are true. Windy was indeed a female and purely a fictitious character who popped into my head one fine day in 1967... During the recording session the Association members, sure that they were in the middle of recording a hit, called the song writer, me again, in to sing on the fade at the end. I can be heard singing a blues harmony as the song fades out..." Session musician Hal Blaine was brought in to play drums.

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How to pronounce windy?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say windy in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of windy in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of windy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of windy in a Sentence

  1. Jeff Allen:

    It's hot and windy and we're expecting the fire to grow.

  2. Jason Galvin:

    It was very windy and I was just waiting for the right shot.

  3. Trent Lott:

    It’s windy when you are in the leadership in the House and Senate.

  4. Ariya Jutanugarn:

    To me it's very hard today, because very windy, and the green is very, very firm.

  5. Rupert Brooke:

    Breathless, we flung us on a windy hill, Laughed in the sun, and kissed the lovely grass.

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