balmier balmier

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) informal or slang terms for mentally irregular
  2. (adj) mild and pleasant

Usage(s):

  1. Finally, in 1961, Picasso decided to move to Notre-Dame-de-Vie and the balmier climate of the Riviera back country.
  2. In this entry, Peter Sellers' Inspector Clouseau has never been balmier, and Dyan Cannon gives new blouse to the word blowsy as a sharpshooting businessman's castoff mistress.
  3. At week's end Jack Kennedy flew off to the balmier climes of Palm Beach for a big family reunion and a long Christmas vacation.

News

  • Hairy Stockings Are China's Latest 'Anti-Pervert' Trend

    During balmier months, many young women beat the heat by showing more skin in short-shorts and sundresses. But some in China are opting to do the opposite, perhaps in an attempt to fend off oglers. A user named Happy?? on Sina Weibo , China's Twitter equivalent, uploaded a photo of stockings designed to look like hairy man legs. The picture has since gone viral, likely due to its quirky concept ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Mashable

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