[ zef-uh-ree-uh n ]
/ ˌzɛf əˈri ən /


of, relating to, or like a zephyr; full of or containing light breezes.
Also ze·phyr·i·an [zi-feer-ee-uh n] /zɪˈfɪər i ən/, zeph·yr·ous [zef-er-uh s] /ˈzɛf ər əs/.

Origin of zephyrean

First recorded in 1830–40; zephyr + -ean
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Examples from the Web for zephyrous

  • It was a mild, azure, zephyrous day; spring at her brightest and best.

    Queed|Henry Sydnor Harrison