English - Vietnamese Dictionary
breeze /bri:z/Concise Dictionary
- danh từ
- (địa lý,địa chất) gió brizơ
- to fan the breezes
- (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ), (thông tục) làm một việc mất công vô ích, làm một việc thừa
- to get (have) the breeze up
- (thông tục) phát cáu, nối cáu
- nội động từ
- (từ lóng) đi lướt qua, chạy lướt qua (như gió)
+a slight wind (usually refreshing)
+any undertaking that is easy to do
+blow gently and lightly
+to proceed quickly and easily
Advanced English Dictionary
1 breath, puff, zephyr, wind, draught, gust, Nautical cat's-paw:
A breeze sprang up from the north, and the little boat moved forward.
2 easy or simple job or task, nothing, Colloq snap, Slang cinch, US lead-pipe cinch:
It ought to be a breeze to find someone at that salary.
noun, verbCollocation Dictionary
1 [C] a light wind: a sea breeze + The flowers were gently swaying in the breeze. + A light breeze was blowing.
2 [sing.] (informal) a thing that is easy to do: It was a breeze. + Going down the hill would be a breeze after the long climb up!
Idioms see SHOOT v.
+ verb [V +adv./prep.] to move in a cheerful and confident way in a particular direction: She just breezed in and asked me to help.
Phrasal Verbs: breeze through sth to do sth successfully and easily: He breezed through the tests.
faint, gentle, light, little, slight, soft | stiff, strong | sudden | cold, cool, fresh | warm | pleasant
pleasant sea breezes
| evening, morning, night | sea, summer | northerly, westerly, etc.
BREEZE + VERB
blow, come, drift
A light breeze came off the sea.
| ruffle sth, rustle sth, stir sth
A sudden breeze rustled the long dry grass.
| come up
A breeze came up in the late afternoon.
in a/the ~
The curtains fluttered in the night breeze.
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