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English adjective: weather

1. weather towards the side exposed to wind




English noun: weather

1. weather (phenomenon) the atmospheric conditions that comprise the state of the atmosphere in terms of temperature and wind and clouds and precipitation

SamplesThey were hoping for good weather.
Every day we have weather conditions and yesterday was no exception.
The conditions were too rainy for playing in the snow.

Synonymsatmospheric condition, conditions, weather condition

Broader (hypernym)atmospheric phenomenon

Narrower (hyponym)air current, atmosphere, atmospheric state, bad weather, cold weather, current of air, downfall, elements, fair weather, good weather, hot weather, inclemency, inclementness, precipitation, sunshine, temperateness, thaw, thawing, warming, wave, wind

Domain categorymeteorology

English verb: weather

1. weather (stative) face and withstand with courage

SamplesShe braved the elements.

Synonymsbrave, brave out, endure

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)defy, hold, hold up, withstand

2. weather (motion) cause to slope

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)angle, lean, slant, tilt, tip

3. weather (motion) sail to the windward of

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)sail

Domain categorynavigation, pilotage, piloting

4. weather (change) change under the action or influence of the weather

SamplesA weathered old hut.

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)crumble, decay, dilapidate

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