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English definition of “a breath of fresh air”

a breath of fresh air

C2 someone or something that is new and different and makes everything seem more exciting: Angela's so cheerful and lively - she's like a breath of fresh air when she visits.NewModern and fashionableDifferent and difference
(Definition of a breath of fresh air from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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