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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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