Thesaurus > Related Words: wind up

  Words related to wind up

Related / Similar Words: finish up, land up, fetch up, end up, finish, wind, arouse, excite, turn on

 

Definition:
  • finally be or do something; "He ended up marrying his high school sweetheart"; "he wound up being unemployed and living at home again";
  • coil the spring of (some mechanical device) by turning a stem; "wind your watch";
  • stimulate sexually; "This movie usually arouses the male audience";
  • give a preliminary swing to the arm pitching;

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    Hyponyms: tempt

     

    Entailments: turn

     

    Derivational Morphology: completion, culmination, closing, windup, mop up, wind, winding, twist, winder, key, turn-on

     

    Anagrams: windup, upwind

     

     
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