fresh breeze


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n fresh breeze wind moving 19-24 knots; 5 on the Beaufort scale
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Fresh breeze (Naut) a breeze between a moderate and a strong breeze; one blowinq about twenty miles an hour.
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In literature:

If there was a fresh breeze, I should say that it was the surf.
"Within The Enemy's Lines" by Oliver Optic
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"The Hurricane Guide" by William Radcliff Birt
The nights are cold enough; there is also a fresh breeze, generally from north-east, every day: nevertheless, the sun burns hot.
"Narrative of a Mission to Central Africa Performed in the Years 1850-51, Volume 2" by James Richardson
By comparison, my sweat-grimed dun was fresh as a morning breeze.
"Raw Gold" by Bertrand W. Sinclair
When Mr. Baskirk went on deck to take his watch at midnight, the fog had disappeared, and a fresh breeze was blowing from the westward.
"On The Blockade" by Oliver Optic
A wandering breeze, fresh and fragrant, blew the curtains of my window.
"In Search of the Unknown" by Robert W. Chambers
A fresh, sweet breeze blew across our faces from the Desert.
"In the Yule-Log Glow, Book I" by Various
He bore away with a fresh breeze and reached his home in Eric's Fiord in four days.
"Prince Henry the Navigator, the Hero of Portugal and of Modern Discovery, 1394-1460 A.D." by C. Raymond Beazley
Clear, warm, (W.); bank in north; noon bank covered all the northern sky, and fresh breeze; 10 P.M., a few flashes to the northward.
"Outlines of a Mechanical Theory of Storms" by T. Bassnett
From the open window came a fresh, rain-washed breeze.
"Ralestone Luck" by Andre Norton

In poetry:

How like, how unlike, as we view them together,
The song of the minstrels whose record we scan,—
One fresh as the breeze blowing over the heather,
One sweet as the breath from an odalisque's fan!
"For the Moore Centennial Celebration" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
The tiny creature flashing through green grass,
And laughing with her feet and eyes among
Fresh apples, while a little lass
Over as o'er breeze-ripples hung:
That sight I saw, and passed as aliens pass.
"The Orchard And The Heath" by George Meredith
Where the East wind is brewed fresh and fresh every morning,
And the balmy night-breezes blow straight from the Pole,
I heard a Destroyer sing: "What an enjoya-
ble life does one lead on the North Sea Patrol!
"The North Sea Patrol" by Rudyard Kipling
When Spring came on with fresh Delight,
To cheer the Soul, and charm the Sight,
While easy Breezes, softer Rain,
And warmer Suns salute the Plain;
'Twas then, in yonder Piny Grove,
That Nature went to meet with Love.
"Anacreontick II" by Thomas Parnell
My fresh and cool piazza! I seek the healthy breeze
That circles round thy shading vines, and softly-waving trees,
With step on step monotonous, I tread thy level floor,
And muse upon the sacred past, or calmly look before.
"My Piazza." by Caroline Howard Gilman
The air is perfumed with the morning's fresh breeze,
From the bush peer the sunbeams all purple and bright,
While they gleam through the clefts of the dark-waving trees,
And the cloud-crested mountains are golden with light.
"The Fugitive" by Friedrich von Schiller

In news:

A FRESH breeze off the Adriatic sailed into my room, filling the curtains like spinnakers, and I was instantly awake.
D affodils, peepers chorusing in the night, that first day when you throw open every window in your house and let the fresh breezes back in—these are my favorite things about spring.
Superstorm Sandy may have blown in fresh breeze of bipartisanship.
In Pinon Hills, California, more than 150 heritage breed turkeys are enjoying the warm sunshine and fresh breezes at Rainbow Ranch Farms.
With a view of the beach at Ala Moana, trade winds that breeze through open windows and a menu that's packed with fresh food, Longhi's offers some of the best eating in town.
River flow runs at 3-4 mph carrying the kayak downstream into a fresh afternoon breeze with an incoming tide.
The launch is all but certain to raise fresh issues over whether Proton Breeze-M manufacturing team has workmanship quality issues that were not addressed by the inquiries into the failures of August 2011 and August 2012.
There's a fresh breeze blowing in Springfield.
A fresh breeze is blowing at Horns Rev, where the Danes are building the world's biggest offshore wind farm.
Michael Cera-led comedy is a fresh breeze of youthful rebellion.
The Breeze is serving up a fresh morning blend of the information you need, the Breeze music you love and two of our most popular personalities, Randy Davis and Erin Vogt.
Enjoy the fresh ocean breeze while watching local fishing boats off-load their morning catches.

In science:

Taylor in 1974 , and the subsequent long term detailed monitoring of its orbital motion, brought a breeze of fresh air into GW science: the measured decay of the orbital period of the binary system due to gravitational bremsstrahlung accurately conforms to the predictions of General Relativity.
The detection of Gravitational Waves