Definition Of balmy


(of the weather) pleasantly warm.

the balmy days of late summer

extremely foolish; eccentric.

this is a balmy decision

Example Of balmy

  • Alicia suddenly realised that her teeth were chattering, quite despite the balminess of the evening.

  • Both have palmy trees and sunny places in the south; both have balmy people and shady characters in the north.

  • Dinner served here under the stars on a warm balmy night is unforgettable - rather like the entire Curaçao experience.

  • Entrées, though less spirited, offer the balminess that suffuses a seaside vacation.

  • Everything was tossed into further bloom and the weather was warm and balmy every day.

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