Meaning of upwind
Pronunciation: (adv., adj.up'wind'n.up'wind&sec), [key]
- toward or against the wind or the direction from which it is blowing: The hunters stalked upwind.
- moving or situated toward or in the direction from which the wind is blowing: an upwind leap; the upwind portions of the aircraft.
- a wind that blows against one's course or up a slope.
- upwind (Thesaurus)