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blustery Syllabification: blus·ter·y
Pronunciation: /ˈbləstərē/

Definition of blustery in English:


1(Of weather or a period of time) characterized by strong winds: a gusty, blustery day
More example sentences
  • Last night forecasters predicted that the blustery weather would continue, with hail and thunder a possibility.
  • The weather was blustery with occasional showers.
  • Only one of three fishermen who left Old Road Bay in a small fishing boat Monday in blustery weather with high gusting winds and heavy rain squalls has returned safely to the island.
1.1(Of a wind) blowing in strong gusts.
Example sentences
  • At half time in a game marred by a strong blustery wind blowing to the city end, North trailed by nine points.
  • During the summer it was further out on the patio but I got worried that the it would get blown over in the blustery winds of winter and tucked it in between two pots for safety.
  • The weekend's blustery winds have blown the cobwebs away and felled quite a few trees.
howling, roaring
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