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synonyms for wind-swept

  • bitter
  • cold
  • wet
  • chill
  • chilly
  • damp
  • freezing
  • biting
  • bleak
  • breezy
  • piercing
  • windy
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antonyms for wind-swept

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  • friendly
  • hot
  • responsive
  • sympathetic
  • warm
  • clean
  • clement
  • cooked
  • done
  • experienced
  • good
  • healed
  • healthy
  • moral
  • pleasant
  • sophisticated
  • well-done
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How to use wind-swept 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
Then the door opened, the portiere was swept aside, and Anselme announced "Monsieur de Garnache."
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
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
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
At his sight shall the mountains be shaken, and at his will the south wind shall blow.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
When Europeans, native travelers and mails were swept out of existence they fought each other.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
The next morning a gust of wind carried him, and him only, out of the boat into the waves, and he was never seen again.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
The falling dew, and the howling wind raised him not from that bed of lonely despair.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO WIND-SWEPT

  • biting
  • bitter
  • bleak
  • breezy
  • chill
  • chilly
  • cold
  • damp
  • freezing
  • piercing
  • wet
  • wind-swept
  • windy
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