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English definition of “breezy”

breezy

adjective uk   /ˈbriː.zi/ us  

breezy adjective (WINDY)

with wind that is quite strong but pleasant: It was a breezy day, just right for sailing.Wind and windsStormy weather

breezy adjective (HAPPY)

happy, confident, and enthusiastic: He had the breezy manner of a salesman.Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in somethingConfidence and self-assuranceShowing arrogance and conceit
breezily
adverb uk   /-zɪ.li/ us  
(Definition of breezy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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