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wind-swept

[wind-swept] /ˈwɪndˌswɛpt/
adjective
1.
open or exposed to the wind:
a wind-swept beach.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15
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British Dictionary definitions for windswept

windswept

/ˈwɪndˌswɛpt/
adjective
1.
open to or swept by the wind
2.
another word for windblown (sense 2)
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Word Origin and History for windswept
adj.

1932, originally of hair, from wind (n.1) + past participle of sweep.

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