follow Dictionary.com

How Well Do You Know English Slang?

fall wind

[wind] /wɪnd/
noun, Meteorology
1.
a strong, cold, downhill wind.
Compare gravity wind, foehn.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples for fall wind
  • The team participated in summer-long and early-fall wind sprints.
  • The air was spiked with a fall wind and it felt fantastic.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for fall wind

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for fall

7
9
Scrabble Words With Friends