Definition of breezy in English:



  • 1Pleasantly windy.

    ‘it was a bright, breezy day’
    • ‘We were still dazed from a horribly early start, in spite of the breezy boat ride.’
    • ‘But not just any day - make sure it's a bright, sunny, warm, breezy day so you can get outside and enjoy yourself.’
    • ‘The day of our final began like every other day in Greece, cloudless, breezy and hot.’
    • ‘The day was really lovely… hot, clear and breezy enough to be comfortable.’
    • ‘The second peak requires more climbing, but our reward is a breezy pagoda overlooking the city.’
    • ‘Old men in shorts and vests played chess in a breezy pavilion as families surged across a twee, humped bridge.’
    • ‘Summers at Valley Forge are miserably hot and sticky - not at all like the breezy cool of the Kenyan highlands.’
    • ‘But little did I know that this breezy, autumn day was to change my life forever…’
    • ‘Buy charcoal to take advantage of campsite grills, and bring a warm layer for evenings that can drop to a breezy 60 degrees.’
    • ‘But bring a jacket because it does tend to get breezy up there after dark.’
    • ‘I mean, it was slightly windy and breezy a moment ago.’
    • ‘He usually works in this breezy location, which, unfortunately, he cannot afford to connect to the electricity grid.’
    • ‘The breezy, colourful days of fall are well past, but winter is still hanging on the periphery.’
    • ‘We pass into the protected anchorage between two postcard-perfect islands, all white sand and breezy palms.’
    • ‘‘There's great waves, quite ferocious,’ said Scott in admiration of it's breezy climate.’
    • ‘One of the problems the group faces is that the Waterloo region isn't very breezy.’
    • ‘In the main restaurant you can choose to dine in the cosy formal room or on the breezy balcony.’
    • ‘You can burn spring, summer, winter, and fall - don't be fooled by cold, breezy or overcast days.’
    • ‘On a nice breezy day in the Canyon, it could feel pretty good to feel clammy, so cotton would be a wise move.’
    • ‘After finishing their breakfast, Chris suggested going to the park, since it was sunny and breezy, the perfect weather.’
    windy, fresh, brisk, airy
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  • 2Appearing relaxed, informal, and cheerily brisk.

    ‘the text is written in a breezy matter-of-fact manner’
    • ‘However, while amusing and breezy, it is rarely laugh-out-loud funny.’
    • ‘Francis, with her breezy assurance and fabulous social-baritone voice, co-hosted the show.’
    • ‘Nevertheless, it's an amusing 200-odd pages, bright and breezy and bubbling with imagination and enthusiasm.’
    • ‘This is a breezy, delightfully witty movie, which examines human relationships.’
    • ‘She's bright and breezy, but the odd cadence slips in that seems to suggest she doesn't suffer fools gladly.’
    • ‘We hope you enjoy what is designed to be an easy, breezy feature.’
    • ‘But it is nicely breezy and quite enjoyable to watch, made so largely by the performances.’
    • ‘Speaking from his Soho office, Morris is brusque and breezy.’
    • ‘It's a sloppy production, including neither an index nor a table of contents, and after a while his breezy style grates.’
    • ‘And, for the most part, they sound as fresh and breezy as they ever did.’
    • ‘‘Look at me, child,’ came a breezy reply, the voice lulling and gentle.’
    • ‘This is an ugly movie - which kind of detracts from the breezy, sunny tone it strives for.’
    • ‘He showed a breezy confidence on stage, yucking up the funny lines and situations of the pieces he sang.’
    • ‘The documentary offers more information, but the commentary is so fun and so breezy that it is tough to dismiss.’
    • ‘The British equestrian magazine has several columnists with bright and breezy styles.’
    • ‘Still, this is bright and breezy entertainment.’
    • ‘Still, the film exhilarates and has the breezy hipster tone that these filmmakers are gradually perfecting.’
    • ‘If her phrasing seemed breezy before, it's almost effortless on the new disc.’
    • ‘Short and breezy, with no chapter longer than 13 pages and devoid of citations, it makes for a fast-paced narrative.’
    • ‘Her tone was breezy and carefree, pushing him towards the office door.’
    • ‘It is the breezy, figurative style of his posters and paintings that is especially engaging.’
    jaunty, cheerful, cheery, brisk, airy, carefree, free and easy, easy, easy-going, casual, relaxed, informal, light-hearted, lively, spirited, buoyant, sparkling, animated, vivacious, frisky, sprightly, sunny, full of the joys of spring
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