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  • as incoming
  • as indestined
  • as inforthcoming
  • as inimminent
  • as inimpending
  • as incue

synonyms for in the wind

  • anticipated
  • expected
  • forthcoming
  • impending
  • subsequent
  • advancing
  • aspiring
  • close
  • converging
  • deserving
  • docking
  • due
  • fated
  • foreseen
  • future
  • instant
  • marked
  • near
  • nearing
  • oncoming
  • ordained
  • predestined
  • preparing
  • progressing
  • pursuing
  • about to happen
  • almost on one
  • at hand
  • certain
  • drawing near
  • en route
  • eventual
  • gaining upon
  • getting near
  • immediate
  • imminent
  • in prospect
  • in store
  • in the offing
  • in view
  • next
  • nigh
  • prospective
  • running after
  • to-be
  • up-and-coming

antonyms for in the wind

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  • distant
  • away
  • far
  • gone
  • past
  • distant
  • remote
  • unsettled
  • avoidable
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    How to use in the wind in a sentence

    There are three things a wise man will not trust: the wind, the sunshine of an April day, and woman's plighted faith.
    PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
    Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    But there was a breeze blowing, a choppy, stiff wind that whipped the water into froth.
    THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
    The man that giveth heed to lying visions, is like to him that catcheth at a shadow, and followeth after the wind.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
    BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
    It was a cloudy, stormy evening: high wind was blowing, and the branches of the trees groaned and creaked above our heads.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
    The ne'er-do-well blew, like seed before the wind, to distant places, but mankind at large stayed at home.
    THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
    The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.
    NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
    At his sight shall the mountains be shaken, and at his will the south wind shall blow.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    So far Murat had always held subordinate commands; his great ambition was to become the commander-in-chief of an independent army.
    NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

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