Downwind vs. Upwind
Difference Between Downwind and Upwind
in the same direction as the wind is blowing
exposed to the wind
positioned relative to something in such a way that it can be smelled in the wind
in the direction from which the wind is blowing
(aviation) in the direction opposite that of landing in a traffic pattern
To wind upwards.
towards the side away from the wind
To wind up (a mechanism).
in the direction the wind is blowing;they flew downwind
towards the side exposed to wind
away from the wind;they were sailing windward
toward the wind;they were sailing leeward
in the direction opposite to the direction the wind is blowing;they flew upwind