in the wind
phrasal about to happen ; astir, afoot <
change is in the wind
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • in the wind — {adj. phr.} Seeming probable; being planned; soon to happen. * /Changes in top management of the company had been in the wind for weeks./ * /Tom s close friends knew that marriage was in the wind./ Compare: IN THE AIR(1) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in the wind — {adj. phr.} Seeming probable; being planned; soon to happen. * /Changes in top management of the company had been in the wind for weeks./ * /Tom s close friends knew that marriage was in the wind./ Compare: IN THE AIR(1) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • In the wind's eye — Wind Wind (w[i^]nd, in poetry and singing often w[imac]nd; 277), n. [AS. wind; akin to OS., OFries., D., & G. wind, OHG. wint, Dan. & Sw. vind, Icel. vindr, Goth winds, W. gwynt, L. ventus, Skr. v[=a]ta (cf. Gr. ah ths a blast, gale, ah^nai to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The Harpist in the Wind — Infobox Book name = Harpist in the Wind title orig = translator = image caption = Cover of first edition (hardcover) author = Patricia A. McKillip cover artist = Michael Mariano country = United States language = English series = The Riddle… …   Wikipedia

  • All in the wind — Wind Wind (w[i^]nd, in poetry and singing often w[imac]nd; 277), n. [AS. wind; akin to OS., OFries., D., & G. wind, OHG. wint, Dan. & Sw. vind, Icel. vindr, Goth winds, W. gwynt, L. ventus, Skr. v[=a]ta (cf. Gr. ah ths a blast, gale, ah^nai to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Three sheets in the wind — Wind Wind (w[i^]nd, in poetry and singing often w[imac]nd; 277), n. [AS. wind; akin to OS., OFries., D., & G. wind, OHG. wint, Dan. & Sw. vind, Icel. vindr, Goth winds, W. gwynt, L. ventus, Skr. v[=a]ta (cf. Gr. ah ths a blast, gale, ah^nai to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To be in the wind — Wind Wind (w[i^]nd, in poetry and singing often w[imac]nd; 277), n. [AS. wind; akin to OS., OFries., D., & G. wind, OHG. wint, Dan. & Sw. vind, Icel. vindr, Goth winds, W. gwynt, L. ventus, Skr. v[=a]ta (cf. Gr. ah ths a blast, gale, ah^nai to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Blowin' in the Wind — Song infobox Name = Blowin in the Wind Artist = Bob Dylan Album = The Freewheelin Bob Dylan Released = May 27, 1963 track no = 1 Recorded = July 9 1962 – April 24, 1963 at Columbia Studios, New York City Genre = Folk Length = 2:48 Writer = Bob… …   Wikipedia

  • D'oh-in in the Wind — The Simpsons episode …   Wikipedia

  • Candle in the Wind 1997 — Infobox Single Name = Candle in the Wind 1997 Cover size = Caption = Artist = Elton John Album = A side = Something About the Way You Look Tonight Candle in the Wind 1997 B side = You Make History Released = 1997 Format = Recorded = September… …   Wikipedia

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