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balmy

1. mod. crazy; giddy. You are totally balmy if you think I will put up with that stuff.
2. mod. alcohol intoxicated. She’s not just drunk, she’s a little balmy.
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This 'dramatic climatic rollercoaster' endured no fewer than (and possibly more than) nine distinct glacial periods, punctuated by eras when things became a little balmier.
The campus takes full advantage of the balmier Pusan climate and is truly a garden-oriented healing and care environment.
While many of his contemporaries have retired to balmier climates, Mauro remains in Canada, devoting his time and energy to passing the torch to a younger generation of singers.
Normally, a warm ocean current called the Gulf Stream runs up the east coast of North America, helping to keep the region balmier than it should be, considering how far north it is.
without the complexities of long haul travel and subject to a significantly balmier climate than a cottage in the Yorkshire Dales; scheduled to open in
Some observers say forward-thinking comes naturally on an island where climate change can already be seen in thawing ice and balmier winters.
Evans who played the part of Balmier seems easier to identify as Richard Evans is the only convict of that name.
A few savvy listeners might even recall the original title or composer, Newfoundland's Chief Justice, who wrote the piece circa 1820 before departing for the balmier climes of Australia.
This may be Southern California, but it is definitely not Los Angeles: The water is warmer, and the air is balmier, sweetened by a margarita of a breeze that blends the ocean, desert, and a splash of the tropics.
AS gale-force winds herald the arrival of spring, it's comforting to cast my mind back to calmer, balmier days.
Inhabitants of balmier regions love their fireplaces as well, whether on a coot night inside or out on the patio with friends.
Let's hope for balmier weather this time as legendary Handsworth revolutionaries Steel Pulse make what ought to be a triumphant return to their home town alongside key members of The Beat and The Specials, Dawn Penn and Basil Gabbidon, with the debut of the Reggae Rockz Young All-Stars.
But balmier days appear to be here again for the entertainment and media business.
Broadway's box office continued to inhabit the storm cellar despite balmier weather during Week 36 (Jan.