to the winds
phrasal see to the wind

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • throw\ caution\ to\ the\ winds — • throw caution to the winds • throw discretion to the winds v. phr. To be daring; make a bold or risky move. Hearing that Apaches were planning to start a war, the whites decided to throw caution to the winds and attack the Apaches first …   Словарь американских идиом

  • throw\ discretion\ to\ the\ winds — • throw caution to the winds • throw discretion to the winds v. phr. To be daring; make a bold or risky move. Hearing that Apaches were planning to start a war, the whites decided to throw caution to the winds and attack the Apaches first …   Словарь американских идиом

  • throw caution to the winds — also[throw discretion to the winds] {v. phr.} To be daring; make a bold or risky move. * /Hearing that Apaches were planning to start a war, the whites decided to throw caution to the winds and attack the Apaches first./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • throw caution to the winds — also[throw discretion to the winds] {v. phr.} To be daring; make a bold or risky move. * /Hearing that Apaches were planning to start a war, the whites decided to throw caution to the winds and attack the Apaches first./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • scatter to the winds — index dissipate (spread out) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Listener to the Winds — Edward MacDowell …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • to the wind(s) (or the four winds) — in all directions. [from ‘And fear of death deliver to the winds’ (Milton s Paradise Lost).] → wind …   English new terms dictionary

  • to the wind — or to the winds phrasal aside, away < threw caution to the wind > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • The Winds of Change and Other Stories — is Isaac Asimov s twelfth collection of science fiction short stories, published in 1983 by Doubleday.Contents*About Nothing (1957) *A Perfect Fit (1981) *Belief (1953) *Death of a Foy (1980) *Fair Exchange? (1978) *For the Birds (1980) *Found!… …   Wikipedia

  • The Winds of War — infobox Book | name = The Winds of War title orig = translator = image caption = First edition cover author = Herman Wouk illustrator = cover artist = country = United States language = English series = Winds of War series genre = War novel… …   Wikipedia

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