to the winds
phrasal see to the wind

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • 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

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

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