a. a breeze from the West b. a gentle breeze
Synonyms: air, breath, puff, waft, breeze.
Related Words: current, draft, whiff, sea breeze, blast, blow, flurry, gale, headwind, norther, tailwind, westerly, wind, squall, tempest, tornado, windstorm, airflow.Origin: Middle English Zephirus, west wind (personified), from Latin Zephyrus, god of the west wind & zephyrus west wind, zephyr, from Greek Zephyros & zephyrs. First known use in 1611. (Merriem-Wesbster)
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