Usage examples for breeze

  1. 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
  2. 137.- 5. The content of life not stirred by a breeze. – A Book Of German Lyrics by Various
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. I think he works too hard, and a breeze might do him good. – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  7. 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
  8. With every breeze, Angela's wings opened. – Angel Island by Inez Haynes Gillmore
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. Sometimes it seemed mysterious to Wesley, that breeze. – An Alabaster Box by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman and Florence Morse Kingsley
  12. 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
  13. " It's a breeze," Illy said. – Gambler's World by John Keith Laumer
  14. " Without a breeze those few hundred yards will be too much for us," said the colonel. – The Three Lieutenants by W.H.G. Kingston
  15. Warm afternoon sunlight and a soft, fresh breeze poured in. – Breaking Point by James E. Gunn
  16. Already the breeze was failing. – As It Was in the Beginning by Philip Verrill Mighels
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. There was a slight breeze, just enough to make the palms whisper. – The Wailing Octopus by Harold Leland Goodwin