What does breeze mean?

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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.

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

  2. breeze(Noun)

    Any activity that is easy, not testing or difficult.

    After studying Latin, Spanish was a breeze.

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

  3. breeze(Noun)

    Wind blowing across a cricket match, whatever its strength.

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

  4. breeze(Noun)

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

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

  5. breeze(Verb)

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

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

  6. breeze(Verb)

    To blow gently

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

  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.

    Etymology: 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.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. breeze

    This word is widely understood as a pleasant zephyr; but among seamen it is usually applied as synonymous with wind in general, whether weak or strong.

Editors Contribution

  1. breeze

    A specific type of current of moving air.

    It is lovely to feel a light breeze when the weather is dry.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 6, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

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

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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

Examples of breeze in a Sentence

  1. Robert Sheaffer:

    The publicity from the Gulf Breeze photos was very good for MUFON, bringing in many new members. But this scandal prompted many experienced investigators to quit MUFON.

  2. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Eradicate the vanity conduct and shower, love, respect, and equality; since, where that breeze and wave, one goes and breathes there. It shows human nature, not disloyalty.

  3. 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.

  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. Glen Searle:

    Greater density gives you greater vibrancy around the central area, also, the climate in Eastern Sydney is much better than the climate in Western Sydney. Eastern Sydney has a sea breeze in the summer heat.

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