Origin of headwind
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But we do not live in that world, and that is a headwind pushing against currents of balance, growth, and repair.
Webb—or any Virginia Democrat—would be running into quite a headwind in 2012.
The men at the oars now made hard work of it against the headwind and the running sea.Frontier Boys on the Coast|Capt. Wyn Roosevelt
We anchored about four leagues to the leeward of Calecut, and we did this because of the headwind.