zephyr


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Synonyms for zephyr

a gentle wind

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a natural movement or current of air

Synonyms for zephyr

(Greek mythology) the Greek god of the west wind

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Spring had come, clad in no classical garb, yet fairer than all springs; fairer even than she who walks through the myrtles of Tuscany with the graces before her and the zephyr behind.
Nor was the atmosphere quite free from zephyr whisperings of the thirty beds which had just been cleared away, and of which we were further and more pressingly reminded by the occasional appearance on the table-cloth of a kind of Game, not mentioned in the Bill of Fare.
Pickwick was looking on; upon which he winked to the Zephyr, and entreated him, with mock gravity, not to wake the gentleman.
said the Zephyr, turning round and affecting the extremity of surprise;
Pickwick, without the slightest intimation of his purpose, sprang vigorously out of bed, struck the Zephyr so smart a blow in the chest as to deprive him of a considerable portion of the commodity which sometimes bears his name, and then, recapturing his nightcap, boldly placed himself in an attitude of defence.
Well, you're a trump, and I like you all the better for it,' said the Zephyr.
Still, the Tankadere was so light, and her fine sails caught the fickle zephyrs so well, that, with the aid of the currents John Bunsby found himself at six o'clock not more than ten miles from the mouth of Shanghai River.
Tales of adventure, love, war and death in every known corner of the world; and the ten captains told, each, his story of how he came to be of Torn; and thus, with fighting enough by day to keep them good humored, the winter passed, and spring came with the ever wondrous miracle of awakening life, with soft zephyrs, warm rain, and sunny skies.
Zephyr Health and Veeva Systems have entered a strategic partnership to supercharge sales efficiency in the life sciences industry.
10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Informa Investment Solutions announced today the release of its Zephyr Analytics API, enabling users to link proprietary, internal or external applications to a world-class statistical library to leverage industry-accepted MPT/PMPT statistics, and generate innovative returns-based and asset-allocation analysis.
com)-- 21-yr-old RJ Tolson, the 2013 Beverly Hills Book Awards Finalist and National Indie Excellence Book Awards Finalist and Arlington, VA native, masterfully interweaves plots entailing demigods capable of transporting themselves to different universes in his recently released Chaos Chronicles Book 1: Zephyr The West Wind hardcover edition.
has introduced the portable Zephyr Pathogen Identifier system, which delivers extremely rapid, highly reliable detection of bacteria, virus and toxins in powder and liquid samples in minutes.
Her latest, DEATH RIDES THE ZEPHYR is a stand-alone mystery.
Charles held the two-yearold eagle, Zephyr, as he and the Duchess of Cornwall came to the end of their tour of the show at the Queen's Norfolk retreat.
With this new product, Honeywell has leveraged its original Zephyr building block airflow sensor via a bypass to the main flow channel of the sensor, eliminating the need for a customer-designed bypass in equipment such as ventilators.