windblast

noun
wind·blast | \ˈwin(d)-ˌblast \

Definition of windblast 

1 : a gust of wind

2 : the destructive effect of air friction on a pilot ejected from a high-speed airplane

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Synonyms for windblast

Synonyms

blast, blow, flurry, gust, williwaw

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Examples of windblast in a Sentence

a windblast from the hovering helicopter made it difficult to even stand up

First Known Use of windblast

1582, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of windblast was in 1582

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