breezy

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adjective \ ˈbrē-zē \

Definition of breezy

breezier; breeziest
1 :swept by breezes
  • breezy beaches
  • a breezy day
2 a :briskly informal
  • a breezy essay
b :airy, nonchalant
  • breezy indifference

breezily

play \-zə-lē\ adverb

breeziness

play \-zē-nəs\ noun

Examples of breezy in a Sentence

  1. I enjoy the author's breezy style.

  2. She listened to their complaints with breezy indifference.

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First Known Use of breezy

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BREEZY Defined for English Language Learners

breezy

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adjective

Definition of breezy for English Language Learners

  • : having strong winds

  • : informal and lively

  • : relaxed in a way that shows you are not concerned about or interested in something


BREEZY Defined for Kids

breezy

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adjective \ ˈbrē-zē \

Definition of breezy for Students

breezier; breeziest
1 :somewhat windy
2 :lively and somewhat carefree
  • a breezy reply

breezily

\-zə-lē\ adverb


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