- a wind of 25–30 miles per hour (11–13 m/sec).
Origin of strong breeze
First recorded in 1795–1805
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Related Words for strong breezeblow, storm, hurricane, squall, gale, draft, tempest, gust, flurry, typhoon, puff
- meteorol a considerable wind of force six on the Beaufort scale, reaching speeds of 25–31 mph
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