What Is the Windy City?

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The windy city is the city of Chicago. The three possible reasons as to why the city is called the windy city include the weather, as Chicago is near Lake Michigan; the World's Fair or the rivalry with Cincinnati. The name was popularized and came into frequent usage in the bidding for the 1893 Columbian Exposition by Charles Dana who was The Sun editor.
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Windy City
NOUN
1.
Chicago, Ill. (used as a nickname).
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