There are 2 translations of wind in French:

wind1

Pronunciation: /wɪnd/

n

  • 1 vent (m) the wind is blowing il y a du vent which way is the wind blowing? d'où vient le vent?
  • 3 (flatulence) vents (mpl) to break wind lâcher un vent

vt (prét, pp winded)

  • 1 (make breathless) [blow, punch] couper la respiration à; [climb] essouffler
  • 2 faire faire son rot à [baby]

Definition of wind in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day setose
Pronunciation: ˈsiːtəʊs
adjective
bearing bristles or setae; bristly

There are 2 translations of wind in French:

wind2

Pronunciation: /waɪnd/

vt (prét, pp wound)

  • 1 (coil up) enrouler [hair, rope, wire] (on, onto sur autour de) (round autour de)
  • 3 donner un tour de [handle]
  • 4to wind its way [procession, road, river] serpenter

vi (prét, pp wound)

Phrasal verbs

wind down

[organization] réduire ses activités; [activity, production] toucher à sa fin; [person] se détendre 1.1 [clockwork] être sur le point de s'arrêter
baisser [car window] 1.1 mettre fin à [activity, organization]

wind up

[fam] (finish) [event] se terminer (with par); [speaker] conclure 1.1 (end up) finir, se retrouver
liquider [business]; mettre fin à [debate, meeting, project] 1.1 remonter [clock, car window]
(tease) faire marcher [person] 1.1 (make tense) énerver

Definition of wind in: