windbound

adjective

Definition of windbound

1 : prevented from sailing by a contrary or a high wind the crews of schooners windbound under the lee of the islandAmerican Guide Series: Michigan
2 : held back as if by an unfavorable wind

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“Windbound.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/windbound. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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