gustily


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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.
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Translations
بِصورَة عاصِفَه
bouřlivěvětrně
med pludselige stød
szelesen
meî hviîum/hryîjum
veterno
ara sıra şiddetlenerek

gustily

advböig, stürmisch
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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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The flickering light was blinding and confusing, and a thin hail smote gustily at my face as I drove down the slope.
Finally, he made a start at the teapot, gustily rattled a quantity of tea into it from a canister, and set off for the common kitchen to fill it with hot water.
It had been raining all day, and Riley was worried about the wind, which was blowing gustily. As dusk fell, he climbed to the roof of his loft.
Amanda Echalaz made a convincing lovestruck teenager; touchingly awkward, then gustily impulsive in the Letter Scene.
Directed from the harpsichord by Peter Holman, the orchestra sounded gustily authentic, with extremely well-mannered horns and some dashing string playing, once the uncertainties of the overture had been banished.
A cold wind was blowing gustily, there were dark clouds in the sky.