Meaning of WINDER in English


noun a blow taking away the breath.

2. winder ·vi to wither; to fail.

3. winder ·noun one who, or that which, winds; hence, a creeping or winding plant.

4. winder ·vt & ·vi to fan; to clean grain with a fan.

5. winder ·noun an apparatus used for winding silk, cotton, ·etc., on spools, bobbins, reels, or the like.

6. winder ·noun one in a flight of steps which are curved in plan, so that each tread is broader at one end than at the other;

— distinguished from flyer.

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