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"breeze" in American English

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 us   /briz/
  • breeze noun (WIND)

[C] a ​lightwind: He ​sat in the ​sun, ​enjoying the ​gentlesea breeze.
  • breeze noun (SOMETHING EASY)

[C usually sing] infml something that is ​easy to do: The ​entranceexamturned out to be a breeze.

breezeverb [I always + adv/prep]

 us   /briz/ infml
to ​walksomewherequickly and confidently: Twenty ​minutes into the ​lecture she just breezed in and took a ​seat in the ​frontrow.
to ​achieve something ​easily: She breezed to ​victories in the 100 and 200 ​meters. He breezed through four ​years of ​Latin.
(Definition of breeze from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"breeze" in British English

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uk   us   /briːz/
  • breeze noun (WIND)

B1 [C] a ​light and ​pleasantwind: a ​warm/​cool breeze She ​let the ​gentle breeze ​cool her ​face.

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breezeverb [I usually + adv/prep]

uk   us   /briːz/
(Definition of breeze from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “breeze”
in Korean 산들바람…
in Arabic نَسيم…
in Malaysian bayu…
in French brise…
in Russian ветерок…
in Chinese (Traditional) 風, 和風,微風…
in Italian brezza, venticello…
in Turkish esinti, meltem…
in Polish wietrzyk…
in Spanish brisa…
in Vietnamese gió nhẹ…
in Portuguese brisa…
in Thai สายลมที่พัดเบา ๆ…
in German die Brise…
in Catalan brisa…
in Japanese そよ風…
in Chinese (Simplified) 风, 和风,微风…
in Indonesian angin lembut…
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