Adjective. Old English.
A word used to characterize an area where the wind blows
so strongly that it makes a terrifying roaring
Used mainly in the 19th century to describe the windy conditions
of the weather in England.
Made famous by the classic novel
Brontë, 'Wuthering Heights'. The hostile Yorkshire Moors
in the early
19th century provide the setting for the novel
. 'Wuthering Heights' is the name of a house on these moors
and it is named after the wild weather often experienced in what is today known as 'Brontë Country'.
Person A "It's fair blowing
Person B "Yes, do you that that roraing sound? The wind
is blowing so hard, it's wuthering."