Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Blowing in or marked by gusts.
  • adjective High-flown, wordy, or overwrought.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Marked by gusts or squalls of wind; fitfully windy or stormy.
  • Given to sudden bursts of passion; excitable; irritable.
  • Pleasant to the taste; savory; gustful.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Subject to, or characterized by, gusts or squalls; windy; stormy; tempestuous.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective of wind blowing in gusts; blustery

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective blowing in puffs or short intermittent blasts

Etymologies

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From gust +‎ -y

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