blustery blustery  /b ˈlə stə ri/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) blowing in violent and abrupt bursts
  2. (adj) noisily domineering; tending to browbeat others

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He pointed to the blustery island's untapped potential for wind power and the economic benefits of making Samso energy-independent.
  2. It was a blustery, wintry afternoon in 1970 at the University of Chicago when I first met Louis and Mary's son Richard.
  3. For a few hours on a blustery Saturday in April, the fight returned to Franklin.

News

  1. Falling trees knock out power in neighborhood northeast of Fort Collins

    Falling trees northeast of Fort Collins cut of power to a nearby neighborhood after strong, blustery winds were observed in the area Friday evening.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Fort Collins Coloradoan

  2. Wednesday market sprouts at Pybus

    Damp, blustery weather didn’t daunt vendors at the debut of the Wednesday Farmers Market at the Pybus Public Market. A nice handful (OK, eight of them) turned out with great-looking fruit, produce, baked goods and handicrafts. Mika and Mariah Mulliken, ages 21 and 17 respectively, were selling bag-loads of huge cherries and ripe apricots that they picked and packed themselves as employees of ...
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Wenatchee World

  3. Jim France follows brother as Le Mans' starter

    LE MANS, FRANCE (June 22, 2013) -- It was cold and blustery Saturday afternoon, the day's first smattering of rain riding the 30-mph winds as the 24 Hour of Le Mans start neared.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: NASCAR.com via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. "There was a lot of blustery wind out there, and I just got caught out," said Power, a former Champ Car race winner. "I wasn't even up to speed yet, and the car came around on me, sending me into the wall. I just have a few bumps and bruises...
    on May 17, 2008 By: Will Power Source: Detroit Free Press

  2. "I've been around here, I played under these tough conditions here before," Woods said. "It's been blustery here before."
    on Apr 12, 2008 By: Tiger Wood Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "They were quite difficult qualifying conditions, with dark skies and blustery winds," said Kovalainen, whose best was 1 minute 21.049 in the final qualifying round. "But in the second part (of qualifying) it was much better without any...
    on Jul 5, 2008 By: Heikki Kovalainen Source: SI.com

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