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zephyrean

[zef-uh-ree-uh n] /ˌzɛf əˈri ən/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or like a zephyr; full of or containing light breezes.
Also, zephyrian
[zi-feer-ee-uh n] /zɪˈfɪər i ən/ (Show IPA),
zephyrous
[zef-er-uh s] /ˈzɛf ər əs/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of zephyrean
1830-1840
1830-40; zephyr + -ean
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  • It was a mild, azure, zephyrous day; spring at her brightest and best.

    Queed Henry Sydnor Harrison
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See zephyrean

adjective

pertaining to zephyrs (west winds); also called zephryian , zephyrous

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