Meaning of windward
Pronunciation: (wind'wurd), [key]
- toward the wind; toward the point from which the wind blows.
- pertaining to, situated in, or moving toward the quarter from which the wind blows (opposed to leeward).
- the point or quarter from which the wind blows.
- the side toward the wind.
- in a position of vantage: We got to windward of the difficulty.
- windward (Thesaurus)