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Synonyms and Antonyms of wind up

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wind up

synonym (synonym of wind up)

hypernym (wind up IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • coil the spring of (some mechanical device) by turning a stem (
    make tight or tighter (verb.change)
  • finally be or do something (verb.change)
    perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) (
  • give a preliminary swing to the arm pitching (verb.motion)
    move in a curve or arc, usually with the intent of hitting (verb.motion)
  • stimulate sexually (verb.emotion)
    stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of (verb.emotion)

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF wind up relation)

  • (verb.emotion)
    try to seduce (verb.emotion)

entail (entailment relations of wind up)

  • coil the spring of (some mechanical device) by turning a stem (
    change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense (verb.motion)

derivation (.... is derived from wind up)

  • (noun.act)
    the act of winding or twisting (noun.act)
  • (noun.artifact)
    mechanical device used to wind another device that is driven by a spring (as a clock) (noun.artifact)
  • (noun.person)
    a worker who winds (e.g., a winch or clock or other mechanism) (noun.person)
  • finally be or do something (verb.change)
    a concluding action (noun.act)
  • stimulate sexually (verb.emotion)
    activities associated with sexual intercourse (noun.act)
  • (noun.cognition)
    something causing excitement or stimulating interest (noun.cognition)
  • (noun.feeling)
    all of the feelings resulting from the urge to gratify sexual impulses (noun.feeling)

domain category (wind up is domain category of ....)

  • give a preliminary swing to the arm pitching (verb.motion)
    a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs (noun.act)
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