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Near a limit of feasibility or compliance with law or morality.

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close to the windUsed other than as an idiom: see close to, the, wind.
close to the windUsed other than as an idiom: see close to, the, wind.
close to the windIn a direction almost opposite to that from which the wind is blowing
close to the windNear a limit of feasibility or compliance with law or morality.
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