adverb see wind I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • windlessly — wind·less·ly …   English syllables

  • windlessly — adverb see windless …   Useful english dictionary

  • windless — windlessly, adv. windlessness, n. /wind lis/, adj. 1. without wind; calm: a windless summer afternoon. 2. out of breath. [1350 1400; ME; see WIND1, LESS] * * * …   Universalium

  • wind — I. noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: Middle English, from Old English; akin to Old High German wint wind, Latin ventus, Greek aēnai to blow, Sanskrit vāti it blows Date: before 12th century 1. a. a natural movement of air of any velocity;… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • windless — [wind′lis] adj. 1. devoid of any wind or breeze 2. out of breath windlessly adv. windlessness n …   English World dictionary

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