Definition of breezy in English:

breezy

Syllabification: breez·y
Pronunciation: /ˈbrēzē
 
/

adjective (breezier, breeziest)

  • 1Pleasantly windy: it was a bright, breezy day
    More example sentences
    • I mean, it was slightly windy and breezy a moment ago.
    • He usually works in this breezy location, which, unfortunately, he cannot afford to connect to the electricity grid.
    • Buy charcoal to take advantage of campsite grills, and bring a warm layer for evenings that can drop to a breezy 60 degrees.
    Synonyms
    windy, fresh, brisk, airy; blowy, blustery, gusty

Derivatives

breezily

adverb
More example sentences
  • The result is a farce that manages to be breezily hilarious and thought-provoking at the same time.
  • ‘You have to clean your desk to get back to work,’ he remarks breezily.
  • ‘Not your fault,’ Lynn said, breezily waving a hand.

breeziness

noun
More example sentences
  • Rembrandt adopted a more realistic approach in his etchings where the breeziness of the landscape is strikingly accurate.
  • ‘Thank you,’ said Dan, with laboured breeziness.
  • It's troubling to think that this show, despite its silliness, accurately reflects a breeziness in our culture.

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