Last modified on 24 May 2014, at 00:36

balmy

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From balm +‎ -y.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

balmy (comparative balmier, superlative balmiest)

  1. Producing balm.
  2. Soothing or fragrant.
  3. Mild and pleasant.
  4. (informal) Foolish; slightly crazy or mad; eccentric.

Related termsEdit

TranslationsEdit