Definition of breezy in English:

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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.
windy, fresh, brisk, airy;
blowy, blustery, gusty
2Appearing relaxed, informal, and cheerily brisk: the text is written in a breezy, matter-of-fact manner
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  • Her tone was breezy and carefree, pushing him towards the office door.
  • We hope you enjoy what is designed to be an easy, breezy feature.
  • This is an ugly movie - which kind of detracts from the breezy, sunny tone it strives for.
jaunty, cheerful, cheery, brisk, carefree, easy, casual, relaxed
informal lighthearted, lively, buoyant, blithe, spirited, sunny, jovial
informal upbeat, bright-eyed and bushy-tailed
dated gay



Pronunciation: /ˈbrēzilē/
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.


Pronunciation: /ˈbrēzēnəs/
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.

Words that rhyme with breezy

cheesy, easy, easy-peasy, Kesey, Parcheesi, queasy, sleazy, wheezy, Zambezi

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Syllabification: breez·y

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