HyperDic: north_wind

English > 1 sense of the expression north wind:
NOUNphenomenonnorth wind, northerly, norther, boreasa wind that blows from the north
English > north wind: 1 sense > noun 1, phenomenon
MeaningA wind that blows from the north.
Synonymsnortherly, norther, boreas
Narrowerbise, bizeA dry cold north wind in southeastern France
mistralA strong north wind that blows in France during the winter
tramontane, tramontanaA cold dry wind that blows south out of the mountains into Italy and the western Mediterranean
Broaderwind, air current, current of airAir moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure
Spanishaquilón, bóreas, cierzo, tramontana, viento del norte
Catalanaquiló, bòrees, cerç, tramuntana, vent nord
Adjectivesborealrelating to or marked by qualities associated with the north wind

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