from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Unable to sail because of high winds, or of onshore winds

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. prevented from sailing, by a contrary wind. See weatherbound.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Prevented from sailing by contrary winds; detained by contrary winds: as, windbound ships.


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