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  • as inwind
  • as ingale

synonyms for chinook

  • air
  • blast
  • breeze
  • cyclone
  • gale
  • gust
  • blow
  • breath
  • draft
  • draught
  • flurry
  • flutter
  • mistral
  • puff
  • tempest
  • typhoon
  • wafting
  • whiff
  • whirlwind
  • whisk
  • zephyr
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antonyms for chinook

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  • calm
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How to use chinook in a sentence

Southern Resident orcas are currently endangered, and their preferred food source, the Chinook salmon, is declining in population.
DRONES REVEALED THE INTRICATE SOCIAL LIVES OF THESE KILLER WHALESCLAIRE MALDARELLIJUNE 16, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Need I add that tum-tum in the Chinook jargon signifies the soul!
OVER THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS TO ALASKACHARLES WARREN STODDARD
Having made friends, he told me in a mixture of broken English and Chinook some of the old folk lore of his tribe.
INDIAN LEGENDS OF VANCOUVER ISLANDALFRED CARMICHAEL
But few of them speak the English language fluently; they mostly talk French and Chinook jargon.
EARLY WESTERN TRAVELS 1748-1846, VOLUME XXXJOEL PALMER
The idea expressed in English by the sentence I came to give it to her is rendered in Chinook by i-n-i-a-l-u-d-am.
LANGUAGEEDWARD SAPIR
Thus began and ended our first lesson in the Chinook jargon, and our first experience with a clam bake.
OX-TEAM DAYS ON THE OREGON TRAILEZRA MEEKER
We took a lesson in Chinook, and by signs and words held conversation until a late hour.
OX-TEAM DAYS ON THE OREGON TRAILEZRA MEEKER
In Chinook there is a more far-reaching concord between noun, whether subject or object, and verb.
LANGUAGEEDWARD SAPIR
In the Bantu languages, the principle of concord works very much as in Chinook.
LANGUAGEEDWARD SAPIR
You speak as if the Chinook were nearly as old as this lighthouse, yet I have never even heard her name before.
THE PILLAR OF LIGHTLOUIS TRACY
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WORDS RELATED TO CHINOOK

  • blast
  • blow
  • burst
  • chinook
  • cyclone
  • hurricane
  • mistral
  • monsoon
  • outbreak
  • outburst
  • squall
  • tempest
  • tornado
  • typhoon
  • wind
  • windstorm
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