Antonyms for breeze

dawdle, dilemma, beast, bear, mope, dally, pain, galumph, labor, bother, double bind, toughie, chore, linger, loiter, flounder, Tromp, headache, plod, shamble, stumper, brainteaser, sticky wicket, quandary, stomp, catch-22, scuff, trouble, job, stinker, flog, lollygag, nuisance, barge, diddle, calm, slog, trudge, crawl, dillydally, stump, poser.

Quotes of breeze

  1. The mare set off for home with the speed of a swallow, and going as smoothly and silently. I never had dreamed of such a motion, fluent and graceful, and ambient, soft as the breeze flitting over the flowers, but swift as the summer lightening. – Richard Blackmore
  2. Housework is a breeze Cooking is a pleasant diversion. Putting up a retaining wall is a lark. But teaching is like climbing a mountain. – Fawn M. Brodie
  3. When the oak is felled the whole forest echoes with it fall, but a hundred acorns are sown in silence by an unnoticed breeze – Thomas Carlyle
  4. There's always a period of curious fear between the first sweet -smelling breeze and the time when the rain comes cracking down. – Don DeLillo
  5. For me, college wasn't a breeze I had 8 o'clock classes, I worked from 3 to 11 at the Settlement House. On weekends, if Northwestern Bell needed me, I'd troubleshoot for them, and I had a steady girl. God! – Henry Fonda
  6. It was the noise Of ancient trees falling while all was still Before the storm, in the long interval Between the gathering clouds and that light breeze Which Germans call the Wind's bride. – Charles Godfrey Leland
  7. The populace is like the sea motionless in itself, but stirred by every wind, even the lightest breeze – Titus Livius
  8. My boy, one small breeze doesn't make a wind storm. – John McGraw
  9. Plants that wake when others sleep. Timid jasmine buds that keep their fragrance to themselves all day, but when the sunlight dies away let the delicious secret out to every breeze that roams about. – Thomas Moore
  10. Break open a cherry tree and there are no flowers, but the spring breeze brings forth myriad blossoms. – Ikkyu Sojun
  11. Peace Train is a song I wrote, the message of which continues to breeze thunderously through the hearts of millions of human beings. – Cat Stevens
  12. They have a fine breeze and are now we hope, well on their way. – Lewis Tappan
  13. Not considering this opening worthy of more attention, I continued our pursuit to the Northwest, being desirous to embrace the advantages of the prevailing breeze – George Vancouver

Usage examples for breeze

  1. Sometimes it seemed mysterious to Wesley, that breeze – An Alabaster Box by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman and Florence Morse Kingsley
  2. Next moment my sister Bella came round the corner of the house at full gallop, her fresh face beaming with the exercise, and her golden hair streaming in the breeze – In the Track of the Troops by R.M. Ballantyne
  3. Warm afternoon sunlight and a soft, fresh breeze poured in. – Breaking Point by James E. Gunn
  4. With every breeze Angela's wings opened. – Angel Island by Inez Haynes Gillmore
  5. With the calm notes of church bells floating out across the city, and an April breeze blowing her lace curtains, Ailsa awoke. – Ailsa Paige by Robert W. Chambers
  6. Already the breeze was failing. – As It Was in the Beginning by Philip Verrill Mighels
  7. " Without a breeze those few hundred yards will be too much for us," said the colonel. – The Three Lieutenants by W.H.G. Kingston
  8. I think he works too hard, and a breeze might do him good. – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  9. Throughout the whole of the preparations in and about the Coquette, since the moment when the breeze failed, nothing had been seen of the crew of the brigantine. – The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas by James Fenimore Cooper
  10. Though it is but half a fortnight since he left, it seems years since he used to come into my courtyard, for he came and went as freely at all hours as the salt breeze from the marsh. – A Village of Vagabonds by F. Berkeley Smith
  11. There is just enough breeze to help in our flying; we should reach the great bay before night! – Exciting Adventures of Mister Robert Robin by Ben Field
  12. The tones of a distant church bell were borne to them on the valley breeze – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  13. There was a slight breeze just enough to make the palms whisper. – The Wailing Octopus by Harold Leland Goodwin
  14. There, for the first time on the previous night, she had had the best of what breeze there was. – The Story of Louie by Oliver Onions
  15. His mind contained several millions of facts, packed too closely together for the light breeze of the imagination to draw through the mass. – Pandora by James, Henry
  16. Jimmy had pulled off his coat and his gray workman's shirt was open at the neck, for he liked to feel the breeze on his hot skin. – Northwest! by Harold Bindloss
  17. 137.- 5. The content of life not stirred by a breeze – A Book Of German Lyrics by Various
  18. " It's a breeze Illy said. – Gambler's World by John Keith Laumer
  19. A breeze in about six or eight minutes sprang up, tossed the balloon about like a large sail, then a crash, and- the anchor was loose again. – The Dominion of the Air by J. M. Bacon
  20. She delayed a moment to ask Alan to let down the windows; the sky was still clear, and the sunshine had become almost warm, though the breeze was sharp and cold. – The Indian Drum by William MacHarg Edwin Balmer

Rhymes for breeze