Meaning of BREEZE in English

BREEZE

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ faint , gentle , light , little , slight , soft

▪ stiff , strong

▪ sudden

▪ chill , chilly , cold , cool , cooling , fresh

▪ warm

▪ pleasant

pleasant sea ~s

▪ evening , morning , night

▪ spring , summer

▪ ocean ( esp. AmE ), sea

▪ northerly , westerly , etc.

BREEZE + VERB

▪ blow , come , drift

A light ~ came off the sea.

▪ ruffle sth , rustle sth , stir sth

A sudden ~ rustled the long dry grass.

▪ sweep

The cool ~ swept through the trees.

▪ come up

A ~ came up in the late afternoon.

▪ drop

VERB + BREEZE

▪ feel

I felt the ~ on my face.

PREPOSITION

▪ in a/the ~

The curtains fluttered in the night ~.

Oxford Collocations English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний .