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1. headwind

noun. ['ˈhɛˌdwɪnd'] wind blowing opposite to the path of a ship or aircraft.

Synonyms

  • air current
  • current of air

Antonyms

  • uncoil
  • stay in place
  • lower

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Words that Rhyme with Headwind

  • schneidewind
  • vanderlinde
  • weekend
  • whirlwind
  • whirlwind
  • woodwind
  • wunderkind

Example sentences of the word headwind


1. Noun, singular or mass
An airplane is lined up on a runway that will give it the best headwind.

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