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Definition of windy adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    windy

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˈwɪndi//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɪndi//
     
    (windier, windiest) Wind
     
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  1. 1(of weather, etc.) with a lot of wind a windy day It’s too windy to go out in the boat. It’s getting very windy. opposite windless See related entries: Wind
  2. 2(of a place) getting a lot of wind windy hills See related entries: Wind
  3. 3(informal, disapproving) (of speech) involving speaking for longer than necessary and in a way that is complicated and not clear
  4. Word Origin Old English windig (see wind1, -y).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: windy

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