Synonyms for (noun) prevailing wind

Synonyms: prevailing wind

Definition: the predominant wind direction

Usage: the prevailing wind is from the southwest

Similar words: wind, current of air, air current

Definition: air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure

Usage: trees bent under the fierce winds; when there is no wind, row; the radioactivity was being swept upwards by the air current and out into the atmosphere