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breezy

[bree-zee] /ˈbri zi/
adjective, breezier, breeziest.
1.
abounding in breezes; windy.
2.
fresh; sprightly:
His breezy manner was half his charm.
Origin
1710-1720
1710-20; breeze1 + -y1
Related forms
breezily, adverb
breeziness, noun
unbreezy, adjective
Synonyms
2. carefree, lighthearted, buoyant, lively, jaunty, easygoing.
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British Dictionary definitions for breeziness

breezy

/ˈbriːzɪ/
adjective breezier, breeziest
1.
fresh; windy: a breezy afternoon
2.
casual or carefree; lively; light-hearted: her breezy nature
3.
lacking substance; light: a breezy conversation
Derived Forms
breezily, adverb
breeziness, noun
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Word Origin and History for breeziness

breezy

adj.

1718, from breeze (n.) + -y (2). Figurative sense "fresh, easygoing, light, airy" is from 1870. Related: Breezily; breeziness.

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Slang definitions & phrases for breeziness

breezy

adjective

Very easygoing and jovial; cheery: a breezy''Good morning'' (1870+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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