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Synonyms of windward

Noun


1. windward, direction

usage: the direction from which the wind is coming

2. windward, side, face

usage: the side of something that is toward the wind

Adjective


1. windward (vs. leeward), upwind, weather(prenominal)

usage: on the side exposed to the wind; "the windward islands"

Adverb


1. windward, downwind

usage: away from the wind; "they were sailing windward"

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