gusty

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gust·y

 (gŭs′tē)
adj. gust·i·er, gust·i·est
1. Blowing in or marked by gusts: a gusty storm.
2. High-flown, wordy, or overwrought: gusty rhetoric.

gust′i·ly adv.
gust′i·ness n.

gusty

(ˈɡʌstɪ)
adj, gustier or gustiest
1. (Physical Geography) blowing or occurring in gusts or characterized by blustery weather: a gusty wind.
2. given to sudden outbursts, as of emotion or temperament
ˈgustily adv
ˈgustiness n

gust•y

(ˈgʌs ti)

adj. gust•i•er, gust•i•est.
1. blowing or coming in gusts, as wind or rain.
2. marked by gusts of wind, rain, etc.: a gusty day.
3. characterized by sudden bursts or outbursts, as sound or laughter.
[1590–1600]
gust′i•ly, adv.
gust′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.gusty - blowing in puffs or short intermittent blasts; "puffy off-shore winds"; "gusty winds "
stormy - (especially of weather) affected or characterized by storms or commotion; "a stormy day"; "wide and stormy seas"

gusty

adjective windy, stormy, breezy, blustering, tempestuous, blustery, inclement, squally, blowy Weather forecasts predict gusty winds and lightning strikes.

gusty

adjective
Exposed to or characterized by the presence of freely circulating air or wind:
Translations
عاصِف، زوبَعي
větrný
blæsende
viharos
sem kemur í hviîum
fırtınalırüzgârlı

gusty

[ˈgʌstɪ] ADJ (gustier (compar) (gustiest (superl))) [weather] → borrascoso; [wind] → racheado

gusty

[ˈgʌsti] adjventeux/euse
gusty winds → des rafales de vent

gusty

adj (+er) wind, day, rainböig, stürmisch

gusty

[ˈgʌstɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (wind) → a raffiche; (day) → tempestoso/a

gust

(gast) noun
a sudden blast (of wind). gusts of wind of up to eighty kilometres an hour.
ˈgusty adjective
a gusty day.
ˈgustily adverb
ˈgustiness noun
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Due to the small particle size CTC teas brew faster and make a full bodied gustier cup compared to the orthodox tea.
But the swirls of raw gusts get swirlier and gustier when we do.
The Spaniard is on 12 under par score after rounds of 68 and 64, while day one leader Peter Hanson struggled in the gustier conditions and dropped to second with only a birdie on the last earning him a level-par 72 and eight under overall.