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Wind vs. Wine

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The main difference between Wind and Wine is that the Wind is a flow of gases or air on a large scale and Wine is a alcoholic drink made from grapes

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  • Wind (noun)

    Real or perceived movement of atmospheric air usually caused by convection or differences in air pressure.

    "The wind blew through her hair as she stood on the deck of the ship."

    "As they accelerated onto the motorway, the wind tore the plywood off the car's roof-rack."

    "The winds in Chicago are fierce."

    "There was a sudden l|en|gust of wind."

  • Wind (noun)

    Air artificially put in motion by any force or action.

    "the wind of a cannon ball;"

    "the wind of a bellows"

  • Wind (noun)

    The ability to breathe easily.

    "After the second lap he was already out of wind."

    "The fall knocked the wind out of him."

  • Wind (noun)

    News of an event, especially by hearsay or gossip. (Used with catch, often in the past tense.)

    "Steve caught wind of Martha's dalliance with his best friend."

  • Wind (noun)

    One of the five basic elements (see Wikipedia article on the Classical elements).

  • Wind (noun)

    Flatus.

    "Eww. Someone just passed wind."

  • Wind (noun)

    Breath modulated by the respiratory and vocal organs, or by an instrument.

  • Wind (noun)

    The woodwind section of an orchestra. Occasionally also used to include the brass section.

  • Wind (noun)

    A direction from which the wind may blow; a point of the compass; especially, one of the cardinal points, which are often called the "four winds".

  • Wind (noun)

    Types of playing-tile in the game of mah-jongg, named after the four winds.

  • Wind (noun)

    A disease of sheep, in which the intestines are distended with air, or rather affected with a violent inflammation. It occurs immediately after shearing.

  • Wind (noun)

    Mere breath or talk; empty effort; idle words.

  • Wind (noun)

    A bird, the dotterel.

  • Wind (noun)

    The region of the solar plexus, where a blow may paralyze the diaphragm and cause temporary loss of breath or other injury.

  • Wind (noun)

    The act of winding or turning; a turn; a bend; a twist.

  • Wind (verb)

    To blow air through a wind instrument or horn to make a sound.

  • Wind (verb)

    To cause (someone) to become breathless, often by a blow to the abdomen.

    "The boxer was winded during round two."

  • Wind (verb)

    To exhaust oneself to the point of being short of breath.

    "I can’t run another step — I’m winded."

  • Wind (verb)

    To turn a boat or ship around, so that the wind strikes it on the opposite side.

  • Wind (verb)

    To expose to the wind; to winnow; to ventilate.

  • Wind (verb)

    To perceive or follow by scent.

    "The hounds winded the game."

  • Wind (verb)

    To rest (a horse, etc.) in order to allow the breath to be recovered; to breathe.

  • Wind (verb)

    To turn a windmill so that its sails face into the wind.

  • Wind (verb)

    To turn coils of (a cord or something similar) around something.

    "to wind thread on a spool or into a ball"

  • Wind (verb)

    To tighten the spring of a clockwork mechanism such as that of a clock.

    "Please wind that old-fashioned alarm clock."

  • Wind (verb)

    To entwist; to enfold; to encircle.

  • Wind (verb)

    To travel, or to cause something to travel, in a way that is not straight.

    "Vines wind round a pole."

    "The river winds through the plain."

  • Wind (verb)

    To have complete control over; to turn and bend at one's pleasure; to vary or alter or will; to regulate; to govern.

  • Wind (verb)

    To introduce by insinuation; to insinuate.

  • Wind (verb)

    To cover or surround with something coiled about.

    "to wind a rope with twine"

  • Wind (verb)

    To make a winding motion.

  • Wine (noun)

    An alcoholic beverage made by fermenting the juice of grapes.

    "Wine is stronger than beer."

    "She ordered some wine for the meal."

  • Wine (noun)

    An alcoholic beverage made by fermenting the juice of fruits or vegetables other than grapes, usually preceded by the type of the fruit or vegetable; for example, "dandelion wine".

  • Wine (noun)

    A serving of wine.

    "I'd like three beers and two wines, please."

  • Wine (noun)

    A dark purplish red colour; the colour of red wine.

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  • Wine (noun)

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  • Wine (verb)

    To entertain with wine.

  • Wine (verb)

    To drink wine.

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Oxford Dictionary
  • Wind

    To turn completely, or with repeated turns; especially, to turn about something fixed; to cause to form convolutions about anything; to coil; to twine; to twist; to wreathe; as, to wind thread on a spool or into a ball.

  • Wind

    To entwist; to infold; to encircle.

  • Wind

    To have complete control over; to turn and bend at one's pleasure; to vary or alter or will; to regulate; to govern.

  • Wind

    To introduce by insinuation; to insinuate.

  • Wind

    To cover or surround with something coiled about; as, to wind a rope with twine.

  • Wind

    To expose to the wind; to winnow; to ventilate.

  • Wind

    To perceive or follow by the scent; to scent; to nose; as, the hounds winded the game.

  • Wind

    To drive hard, or force to violent exertion, as a horse, so as to render scant of wind; to put out of breath.

  • Wind

    To blow; to sound by blowing; esp., to sound with prolonged and mutually involved notes.

  • Wind (verb)

    To turn completely or repeatedly; to become coiled about anything; to assume a convolved or spiral form; as, vines wind round a pole.

  • Wind (verb)

    To have a circular course or direction; to crook; to bend; to meander; as, to wind in and out among trees.

  • Wind (verb)

    To go to the one side or the other; to move this way and that; to double on one's course; as, a hare pursued turns and winds.

  • Wind (noun)

    The act of winding or turning; a turn; a bend; a twist; a winding.

  • Wind (noun)

    Air naturally in motion with any degree of velocity; a current of air.

  • Wind (noun)

    Air artificially put in motion by any force or action; as, the wind of a cannon ball; the wind of a bellows.

  • Wind (noun)

    Breath modulated by the respiratory and vocal organs, or by an instrument.

  • Wind (noun)

    Power of respiration; breath.

  • Wind (noun)

    Air or gas generated in the stomach or bowels; flatulence; as, to be troubled with wind.

  • Wind (noun)

    Air impregnated with an odor or scent.

  • Wind (noun)

    A direction from which the wind may blow; a point of the compass; especially, one of the cardinal points, which are often called the four winds.

  • Wind (noun)

    A disease of sheep, in which the intestines are distended with air, or rather affected with a violent inflammation. It occurs immediately after shearing.

  • Wind (noun)

    Mere breath or talk; empty effort; idle words.

  • Wind (noun)

    The dotterel.

  • Wind (noun)

    The region of the pit of the stomach, where a blow may paralyze the diaphragm and cause temporary loss of breath or other injury; the mark.

  • Wine (noun)

    The expressed juice of grapes, esp. when fermented; a beverage or liquor prepared from grapes by squeezing out their juice, and (usually) allowing it to ferment.

  • Wine (noun)

    A liquor or beverage prepared from the juice of any fruit or plant by a process similar to that for grape wine; as, currant wine; gooseberry wine; palm wine.

  • Wine (noun)

    The effect of drinking wine in excess; intoxication.

Webster Dictionary
  • Wind (noun)

    air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure;

    "trees bent under the fierce winds"

    "when there is no wind, row"

    "the radioactivity was being swept upwards by the air current and out into the atmosphere"

  • Wind (noun)

    a tendency or force that influences events;

    "the winds of change"

  • Wind (noun)

    breath;

    "the collision knocked the wind out of him"

  • Wind (noun)

    empty rhetoric or insincere or exaggerated talk;

    "that's a lot of wind"

    "don't give me any of that jazz"

  • Wind (noun)

    an indication of potential opportunity;

    "he got a tip on the stock market"

    "a good lead for a job"

  • Wind (noun)

    a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by an enclosed column of air that is moved by the breath

  • Wind (noun)

    a reflex that expels intestinal gas through the anus

  • Wind (noun)

    the act of winding or twisting;

    "he put the key in the old clock and gave it a good wind"

  • Wind (verb)

    to move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course;

    "the river winds through the hills"

    "the path meanders through the vineyards"

    "sometimes, the gout wanders through the entire body"

  • Wind (verb)

    extend in curves and turns;

    "The road winds around the lake"

  • Wind (verb)

    wrap or coil around;

    "roll your hair around your finger"

    "Twine the thread around the spool"

  • Wind (verb)

    catch the scent of; get wind of;

    "The dog nosed out the drugs"

  • Wind (verb)

    coil the spring of (some mechanical device) by turning a stem;

    "wind your watch"

  • Wind (verb)

    form into a wreath

  • Wind (verb)

    raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help;

    "hoist the bicycle onto the roof of the car"

  • Wine (noun)

    fermented juice (of grapes especially)

  • Wine (noun)

    a red as dark as red wine

  • Wine (verb)

    drink wine

  • Wine (verb)

    treat to wine;

    "Our relatives in Italy wined and dined us for a week"

Princeton's WordNet

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