- the Windies the international cricket team of the West Indies
from the abbreviation W. Indies
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Examples from the Web for windies
It's the windies I'm anxious about, for they're ower big to fill up.Huntingtower
Come on then, sledge in the doors an' windies, an' if we lave a single inch of the villains together, may we be hanged like dogs!The Tithe-Proctor
It'll give me a power of enjoyment seein' me chimneys go up in front of their windies.The Skin Game (Fourth Series Plays)
He likit fresh air outside fine but never kept his windies open much unless the weather was vera propitious.
And he was that active and strong he could get into the house through one of the windies, just like a great monkey.