gustless

gust

1 [guhst]
noun
1.
a sudden, strong blast of wind.
2.
a sudden rush or burst of water, fire, smoke, sound, etc.
3.
an outburst of passionate feeling.
verb (used without object)
4.
to blow or rush in gusts.

Origin:
1580–90; < Old Norse gustr a gust, akin to gjōsa, gusa to gust

gustless, adjective


1. See wind1.
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gust (ɡʌst)
 
n
1.  a sudden blast of wind
2.  a sudden rush of smoke, sound, etc
3.  an outburst of emotion
 
vb
4.  to blow in gusts: the wind was gusting to more than 50 mph
 
[C16: from Old Norse gustr; related to gjōsa to gush; see geyser]

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gust
1588, possibly a dial. survival from O.N. gustr "a cold blast of wind," or O.H.G. gussa "flood," both from P.Gmc. *gustiz, from PIE *gheus-, from root *gheu- "to pour." Probably originally in Eng. as a nautical term.
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