There are 2 main translations of wind in Arabic:

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wind 1

British English: /wɪnd/
American English: /wɪnd/

noun/اسم

  • 1
    (air current) (masculine/feminine)
    high or strong winds
    رِياح قَويّة
    a cold north wind
    رِياح شَماليّة بارِدة
    the prevailing wind
    الرِياح السائِدة
    the wind was blowing from the south
    كانَت الرِياحُ تَهُبُّ من الجَنوبِ
  • 3
    (trend, influence) (masculine/feminine)
    the wind of change
    ريح التَغْييرِ
    there was something in the wind
    بَدَأَتْ ريحُ التَغْييرِ تَهُبُّ
  • 4 uncountable/غير معدود
    (flatulence) (masculine/feminine) (غاز من المَعِدةِ)
    to break wind
    أَطْلَقَ ريحاً
  • 5 (music/الموسيقى) uncountable/غير معدودthe wind
    (آلات النَفْخِ الموسيقيّةِ في الأورْكِسْتْرا)

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • 1
    (to make breathless) (punches, falls)
    قَطَعَ النَفَسَ
    (a person, player)

Idioms

to get wind of something

اكْتَشَفَ أَمْرَ شَيْءٍ

to take the wind out of somebody's sails

فاجَأَ شَخْصاً من حَيْثُ لا يَتَوَقَّعُ

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wind 2
British English: /wʌɪnd/
American English: /waɪnd/

transitive verb/فعل متعد past tense/زمن الماضي, past participle/اسم المفعول wound

  • 1
    (to coil) (Form I) (stem vowel = u) (a rope, tape, wire)

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • also: past tense/زمن الماضي, past participle/اسم المفعول wound
    (roads, rivers)
    تَواصَلَ بَطيئاً

noun/اسم

Phrasal verbs

wind down

1
(to end) (companies, organizations) (Form VI)
(production) (Form VI)
2
(to relax) (person) (Form X)
3
(clocks, watches)
اسْتَنْفَدَ طاقَتَهُ
wind down [something], wind [something] down 1
(to open) (a car window)
2
(to prepare for closure)
اسْتَعَدَّ لِإغْلاقِ [شَيْءٍ]
(a business, factory)

wind in

wind in [something], wind [something] in
سَحَبَ [شَيْئاً] بالبَكْرةِ
(a cable, fishing line, fish)

wind up

1
(to finish) (events, performances, speakers) (Form VIII)
2 [informal] (to finish up) (people, cars) to wind up somewhere
انْتَهى في مَكانٍ ما
we wound up in a camp site/sleeping in a barn
انْتَهَيْنا في مَوْقِعٍ للتَخْييمِ \ نائِمينَ في اسْطَبْلٍ
wind up [something], wind [something] up 1
(to raise) (a car window)
2
(to terminate) (a business, factory, organization)
3
(in inheritance) (somebody's estate)
4
(to activate)
مَلَأَ \ عَبَّأَ [شَيْئاً]
(a clock, toy)
wind [somebody] up, wind up [somebody] 1 (British English/الإنكليزية البريطانية)
(to play a joke on) (a friend, colleague)
2
(to annoy) (an opponent)
to be wound up about something
كانَ غاضِباً بِسَبَبِ شَيْءٍ

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