Adjective(1) towards the side away from the wind
Adverb(1) with the wind; in the direction the wind is blowing(2) toward the wind
(1) We were playing downwind and I was trying to peg them back as far as I could.(2) As I finished each of the major rooms I took the vacuum out to empty straight into the trash and gave the dusters a jolly good shake downwind .(3) My older sister was once hospitalized after walking downwind of a brush fire in an area where poison ivy grew.(4) Day 1 was stormy, rain cells dumping near launch and downwind , north winds aloft.(5) Using two tanks will give you a range of around 100 miles in nil wind or much more if you fly downwind .(6) Such as the 100,000 people who were directly downwind of Nevada's fallout.(7) The fumes wend their way downwind for a week or more, whichever direction the wind is heading.(8) The clouds were streeting up as the wind was strong and we just had to go downwind to get to goal.(9) But we were on the weather side and the rocks and ashes had been blowing downwind and we weren't on that side of the volcano.(10) I can drift downwind and still stay away from the Laredo airspace.(11) The downwardly curved petiole twists away from the wind, so its ventral surface points downwind .(12) Dropping a float light to determine wind direction, we made one pass over the raft downwind .(13) We even skip the 2:15 start time given our ability to stay put and not get blown downwind .(14) And so in Tasmania we have no significant detriment in the downwind direction.(15) For example, emissions of sulphur dioxide by one state will be carried by winds and deposited as acid rain on downwind countries.(16) If you're caught downwind from a blast, take measures to prevent radioactive dust particles entering your body.
(1) down wind :: af wind
1. lee ::
2. windward ::
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