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Princeton's WordNet

  1. breeze, zephyr, gentle wind, air(noun)

    a slight wind (usually refreshing)

    "the breeze was cooled by the lake"; "as he waited he could feel the air on his neck"

  2. cinch, breeze, picnic, snap, duck soup, child's play, pushover, walkover, piece of cake(verb)

    any undertaking that is easy to do

    "marketing this product will be no picnic"

  3. breeze(verb)

    blow gently and lightly

    "It breezes most evenings at the shore"

  4. breeze(verb)

    to proceed quickly and easily

Wiktionary

  1. breeze(Noun)

    A gentle to moderate wind.

    The breeze rustled the papers on her desk.

  2. breeze(Noun)

    Any activity that is easy, not testing or difficult.

    After studying Latin, Spanish was a breeze.

  3. breeze(Noun)

    Wind blowing across a cricket match, whatever its strength.

  4. breeze(Noun)

    Ashes and residue of coal or charcoal, usually from a furnace. See Wikipedia article on Clinker.

  5. breeze(Verb)

    To move casually, in a carefree manner, but not slowly.wether

  6. breeze(Verb)

    To blow gently

  7. breeze(Verb)

    To take a horse under a light run in order to understand the running characteristics of the horse and to observe it while under motion.

  8. Origin: 1555, nautical term brise, from bries, from brise, from brisen. Formally related to breshër.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Breeze(noun)

    alt. of Breeze fly

  2. Breeze(noun)

    a light, gentle wind; a fresh, soft-blowing wind

  3. Breeze(noun)

    an excited or ruffed state of feeling; a flurry of excitement; a disturbance; a quarrel; as, the discovery produced a breeze

  4. Breeze(noun)

    refuse left in the process of making coke or burning charcoal

  5. Breeze(noun)

    refuse coal, coal ashes, and cinders, used in the burning of bricks

  6. Breeze(verb)

    to blow gently

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Breeze

    brēz, n. a gentle gale: a wind: a disturbance or quarrel: a whispered rumour.—adjs. Breeze′less, without a breeze: motionless; Breez′y, fanned with or subject to breezes.—To breeze up, to freshen into a breeze. [Old Sp. briza, It. brezza (Fr. brise, a cold wind).]

  2. Breeze

    brēz, n. (Shak.) the gadfly.—Also written Breese, Brize. [A.S. briosa.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'breeze' in Nouns Frequency: #2369

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of breeze in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of breeze in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Titus Livius:

    The populace is like the sea motionless in itself, but stirred by every wind, even the lightest breeze.

  2. Ghulam Rasool:

    A sea breeze will set in some time tonight. The temperature will come down as the monsoon rain enters the Sindh coast, bringing rain to the city.

  3. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    By the rude bridge that arched the flood,Their flag to April's breeze unfurled,Here once the embattled farmers stood,And fired the shot heard round the world.

  4. Helen Keller:

    I seldom think about my limitations, and they never make me sad. Perhaps there is just a touch of yearning at times but it is vague, like a breeze among flowers.

  5. Ghulam Rasool:

    We are anticipating a sea breeze will set in some time tonight. The temperature will come down as the monsoon rain enters the Sindh coast, bringing rain to the city.

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