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How to use prevailing wind in a sentence
Since the 1950s, fluoride has adapted itself to the prevailing concerns of the time.
What sets him apart from so many of his contemporaries was his rare immunity from the influence of prevailing ideas.
Increasingly, as these industries develop, on-site solar and wind is a way of guaranteeing a lower price for electricity.
And this is the prevailing attitude that white St. Louis fears the most: an all out riot, anarchy, lawlessness, disorder.
One and all, they come shaking their tin cups at election time then run like the wind when a critical vote comes up.
There are three things a wise man will not trust: the wind, the sunshine of an April day, and woman's plighted faith.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
But there was a breeze blowing, a choppy, stiff wind that whipped the water into froth.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
The man that giveth heed to lying visions, is like to him that catcheth at a shadow, and followeth after the wind.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
It was a cloudy, stormy evening: high wind was blowing, and the branches of the trees groaned and creaked above our heads.
The ne'er-do-well blew, like seed before the wind, to distant places, but mankind at large stayed at home.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock