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Definition 1: get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally - [verb of cognition]

Samples where get wind or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I learned that she has two grown-up children
  • I see that you have been promoted

Synonyms for get wind in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of get wind ) discover some bad or hidden information about

"She got the goods on her co-worker after reading his e-mail"

(... is a kind of get wind ) get wise to

"They wised up to it"

(... is a kind of get wind ) detect a blunder or misstep

"The reporter tripped up the senator"

(... is a kind of get wind ) learn or discover with certainty

(... is a kind of get wind ) make a discovery

"She found that he had lied to her" "The story is false, so far as I can discover"

(get wind has a similar meaning as ...) perceive or be contemporaneous with

"We found Republicans winning the offices" "You'll see a lot of cheating in this school" "The 1960's saw the rebellion of the younger generation against established traditions" "I want to see results"

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