Definition of winding

Definition of winding
  1. winding Verb Present participle of wind
  2. winding Noun something wound around something else
  3. winding Noun the manner in which something is wound
  4. winding Noun one complete turn of something wound
  5. winding Noun a length of wire wound around the core of an electrical transformer
  6. winding Adjective twisting, turning or sinuous
  7. winding Adjective spiral or helical
  8. winding Verb to turn a boat around in a canal
  9. winding Noun the act or process of winding (turning around)
  10. wind Noun Real or perceived movement of atmospheric air usually caused by convection or differences in air pressure.
  11. wind Noun The ability to exert oneself without feeling short of breath.
  12. wind Noun One of the five basic elements (see Wikipedia article on the Classical elements).
  13. wind Noun Flatus.
  14. wind Verb To blow air through a wind instrument or horn to make a sound.
  15. wind Verb To cause (someone) to become breathless, often by a blow to the abdomen.
  16. wind Verb To exhaust oneself to the point of being short of breath.
  17. wind Verb To turn coils of (a cord or something similar) around something.
  18. wind Verb To tighten the spring of the clockwork mechanism such as that of a clock.
  19. wind Verb To travel, or to cause something to travel, in a way that is not straight.
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