HyperDic: breeze

English > 4 senses of the word breeze:
NOUNphenomenonbreeze, zephyr, gentle wind, aira slight wind (usually refreshing)
actbreeze, cinch, picnic, snap, duck soup, child's play, pushover, walkover, piece of cakeany undertaking that is easy to do
VERBweatherbreezeblow gently and lightly
motionbreezeto proceed quickly and easily
breeze > pronunciation
Soundsbriy'z
RhymesAchilles ... Yerkes: 115 rhymes with iyz...
English > breeze: 4 senses > noun 1, phenomenon
MeaningA slight wind (usually refreshing).
Example"the breeze was cooled by the lake"
Synonymszephyr, gentle wind, air
NarrowerbreathA slight movement of the air
fresh breezewind moving 19-24 knots
gentle breezewind moving 8-12 knots
light airwind moving 1-3 knots
light breezewind moving 4-7 knots
moderate breezewind moving 13-18 knots
sea breezeA cooling breeze from the sea (during the daytime)
strong breezewind moving 25-31 knots
Broaderwind, air current, current of airAir moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure
Spanishbrisa, céfiro
Catalanbrisa, oratge, oreig
Adjectivesbreezyabounding in or exposed to the wind or breezes
Verbsbreezeblow gently and lightly
English > breeze: 4 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningAny undertaking that is easy to do.
Synonymscinch, picnic, snap, duck soup, child's play, pushover, walkover, piece of cake
NarrowerdoddleAn easy task
Broaderundertaking, project, task, laborAny piece of work that is undertaken or attempted
Spanishjuego de niños, pan comido
Catalanbufar i fer ampolles, peix al cove
Verbsbreezeto proceed quickly and easily
English > breeze: 4 senses > verb 1, weather
Meaningblow gently and lightly.
PatternSomething ----s; It is ----ing; Something is ----ing PP
Example"It breezes most evenings at the shore"
BroaderblowBe blowing or storming
Spanishsoplar suavemente
Nounsbreezea slight wind (usually refreshing)
English > breeze: 4 senses > verb 2, motion
MeaningTo proceed quickly and easily.
PatternSomebody ----s PP
Broadertravel, go, move, locomotechange location
See alsobreeze throughsucceed at easily
Spanishpasar con rapidez, volar
Nounsbreezeany undertaking that is easy to do

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