Definitions for balmyˈbɑ mi

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

balm•yˈbɑ mi(adj.)balm•i•er, balm•i•est.

  1. mild and refreshing; soft; soothing:

    balmy weather.

  2. Informal. crazy; foolish; eccentric.

Origin of balmy:

1490–1500

balm′i•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. balmy, barmy, bats, batty, bonkers, buggy, cracked, crackers, daft, dotty, fruity, haywire, kooky, kookie, loco, loony, loopy, nuts, nutty, round the bend, around the bend, wacky, whacky(adj)

    informal or slang terms for mentally irregular

    "it used to drive my husband balmy"

  2. balmy, mild, soft(adj)

    mild and pleasant

    "balmy days and nights"; "the climate was mild and conducive to life or growth"; "a soft breeze"

Wiktionary

  1. balmy(Adjective)

    Producing balm.

  2. balmy(Adjective)

    Soothing or fragrant.

  3. balmy(Adjective)

    Mild and pleasant.

  4. balmy(Adjective)

    Foolish; slightly crazy or mad; eccentric.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Balmy(adj)

    having the qualities of balm; odoriferous; aromatic; assuaging; soothing; refreshing; mild

  2. Balmy(adj)

    producing balm

  3. Balmy(adj)

    full of barm or froth; in a ferment


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