Definition of balminess in English:



  • See balmy

    • ‘Its wealth was not built on Sunbelt balminess, agricultural bounty or manufacturing muscle.’
    • ‘Alicia suddenly realised that her teeth were chattering, quite despite the balminess of the evening.’
    • ‘Entrées, though less spirited, offer the balminess that suffuses a seaside vacation.’
    • ‘Over the years, one comes to measure a place, too, not just for the beauty it may give, the balminess of its breezes, the insouciance and relaxation it encourages, the sublime pleasures it offers, but for what it teaches.’