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GUST

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does gust mean? 

GUST (noun)
  The noun GUST has 1 sense:

1. a strong current of air

  Familiarity information: GUST used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


GUST (noun)


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Meaning:

A strong current of air

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural phenomena

Synonyms:

gust; blast; blow

Context example:

the tree was bent almost double by the gust

Hypernyms ("gust" is a kind of...):

air current; current of air; wind (air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "gust"):

bluster (a violent gusty wind)

sandblast (a blast of wind laden with sand)

puff; puff of air; whiff (a short light gust of air)


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