windward englannista suomeksi
Towards the wind, or the direction from which the wind is blowing.
On the side exposed to the wind.
In a direction from which the wind blows, against or towards the wind.
The direction from which the wind blows.
(quote-book)|Two Years before the Mast|text=A vessel has the weather gage of another when she is to windward of her. A weatherly ship is one that works well to windward, making but little leeway.
The side receiving the wind's force.