the wind coming from the east (Job 27:21; Isa. 27:8, etc.). Blight caused by this wind, "thin ears" (Gen. 41:6); the withered "gourd" (Jonah 4: 8). It was the cause and also the emblem of evil (Ezek. 17:10; 19:12; Hos. 13:15). In Palestine this wind blows from a burning desert, and hence is destitute of moisture necessary for vegetation.
And to think you went and walked about in the mud and the east wind!
The east wind had whipped up a little chop that promised bad.
The east wind is followed by a wind from the west; and every smile will have its equivalent in a tear!
It is simply that the wiles of the east wind are too much for its fundamental honesty.
On the trail the snow lay deep in the hollows, but was swept away wherever the east wind could touch it.
I believe he saves both you and me from a great deal of east wind.
We are drawing near the pleasure-grounds—the great rhododendron belt that shelters the shrubbery from the east wind.
It's an east wind, father; aren't you terribly cold without a fire?
By noon an east wind had made the temperature still more uncomfortable.
If player is east wind, he collects 480 from each of the other three players.