breezeless
adjective see breeze I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Breezeless — Breeze less, a. Motionless; destitute of breezes. [1913 Webster] A stagnant, breezeless air becalms my soul. Shenstone. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • breezeless — adjective Without a breeze. Syn: still, windless, zephyrless …   Wiktionary

  • breezeless — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Marked by an absence of circulating air: airless, breathless, still, windless. See BREATH …   English dictionary for students

  • breezeless — breeze·less …   English syllables

  • breezeless — lə̇s adjective : being without a breeze …   Useful english dictionary

  • Steel — (st[=e]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Steeled} (st[=e]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Steeling}.] [AS. st[=y]lan: cf. Icel. st[ae]la. See {Steel}, n.] 1. To overlay, point, or edge with steel; as, to steel a razor; to steel an ax. [1913 Webster] 2. Fig.: To make …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Steeled — Steel Steel (st[=e]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Steeled} (st[=e]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Steeling}.] [AS. st[=y]lan: cf. Icel. st[ae]la. See {Steel}, n.] 1. To overlay, point, or edge with steel; as, to steel a razor; to steel an ax. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Steeling — Steel Steel (st[=e]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Steeled} (st[=e]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Steeling}.] [AS. st[=y]lan: cf. Icel. st[ae]la. See {Steel}, n.] 1. To overlay, point, or edge with steel; as, to steel a razor; to steel an ax. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • breeze — I. noun Etymology: probably from Spanish brisa northeast wind Date: 1626 1. a. a light gentle wind b. a wind of from 4 to 31 miles (6 to 50 kilometers) an hour 2. something easily done ; cinch • breezeless adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • A. J. Butcher — Andrew James Butcher is the English author of the futuristic teen spy series, Spy High. A.J., who taught English at both Poole Grammar School and Parkstone Grammar School, in Poole, Dorset, and currently teaches at Talbot Heath School in… …   Wikipedia

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