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gust

noun

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1 a sudden brief rush of wind
  • a gust tore her umbrella from her grip and blew it down the street

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2 a sudden intense expression of strong feeling
  • the stressed-out coworker cried out with a gust of emotion that we had never witnessed before

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The first known use of gust was in the 15th century

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“Gust.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gust. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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