Webster 1913 Edition
Consisting of wind; accompanied or characterized by wind; exposed to wind.“The windy hill.”
Blown with the
windytempest of my heart.
Next the wind; windward.
It keeps on the
windyside of care.
Serving to occasion wind or gas in the intestines; flatulent;
Attended or caused by wind, or gas, in the intestines.“A windy colic.”
Fig.: Empty; airy.“Windy joy.”
windyapplause, that poor, transitory pleasure, for which I was dishonored.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.Consisting of wind; as a windy tempest.
2.Next the wind; as the windy side.
3.Tempestuous; boisterous; as windy weather.
4.Puffy; flatulent; abounding with wind.
5.Empty; airy; as windy joy.