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Meaning of WINDMILL

Pronunciation:  'wind`mil

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  generator that extracts usable energy from winds
  2. [n]  a mill that is powered by the wind

WINDMILL is a 8 letter word that starts with W.


 Synonyms: aerogenerator, wind generator
 See Also: blade, generator, grinder, mill, vane



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Wind"mill`\, n.
A mill operated by the power of the wind, usually by the
action of the wind upon oblique vanes or sails which radiate
from a horizontal shaft. --Chaucer.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing a functional windmill in your dream, represents the power of the mind. It is also indicative of your emotional state of mind. Seeing an idle or broken windmill means unexpected obstacles.