A light wind of force 3 on the Beaufort scale (7-10 knots or 8-12 mph).
- The constituent parts must be sufficiently thin and light to allow a gentle breeze to stir them.
- With blue skies and a gentle breeze out of the south-east, we slipped past wooded islands, large and small.
- Choose your wind chimes according to the varying wind speeds - from a gentle breeze to a raging storm.
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Syllabification: gen·tle breeze
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