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English noun: breeze

1. breeze (phenomenon) a slight wind (usually refreshing)


SamplesThe breeze was cooled by the lake.
As he waited he could feel the air on his neck.


Synonymsair, gentle wind, zephyr


Broader (hypernym)air current, current of air, wind


Narrower (hyponym)breath, fresh breeze, gentle breeze, light air, light breeze, moderate breeze, sea breeze, strong breeze

2. breeze (act) any undertaking that is easy to do


SamplesMarketing this product will be no picnic.


Synonymschild's play, cinch, duck soup, picnic, piece of cake, pushover, snap, walkover


Broader (hypernym)labor, project, task, undertaking


Narrower (hyponym)doddle


English verb: breeze

1. breeze (weather) blow gently and lightly


SamplesIt breezes most evenings at the shore.


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
It is ----ing.
Something is ----ing PP


Broader (hypernym)blow

2. breeze (motion) to proceed quickly and easily


Pattern of useSomebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)go, locomote, move, travel









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