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Its climate, except for a few months of summer, is raw and blustery.

The next night was a dirty one—no rain to speak of, but dark and blustery.

When he reached Cincinnati it was snowing, a windy, blustery snow.

A fine, calm day, though cold, had succeeded the blustery one.

And like a puff of wholesome, blustery wind the doctor was off.

Just a narrow neck of land had separated them that blustery night.

The blustery afternoon settled into a calm as the sun went down, and a change came with the night.

It had been a blustery day, and as night came on the wind increased in violence, until it fairly howled around Oak Hall.

His manners were by no means agreeable to Andrew; he was quite too "blustery," and was dangerous when in one of his fits.

To play three rounds over Blackheath on a cold, blustery winters day is a mans task.

WORD ORIGIN

1707, from bluster (n.) + -y (2). Blustering in this sense is recorded from 1510s.

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