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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 balmy /ˈbɑmi, ˈbɑlmi, ||ˈbɑmi/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Balm·y a.
 1. Having the qualities of balm; odoriferous; aromatic; assuaging; soothing; refreshing; mild; as, balmy weather. “The balmy breeze.”
    Tired nature's sweet restorer, balmy sleep!   --Young.
 2. Producing balm. “The balmy tree.”
 Syn: -- Fragrant; sweet-scented; odorous; spicy; refreshing; soothing.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: informal or slang terms for mentally irregular; "it used to
             drive my husband balmy" [syn: barmy, bats, batty,
              bonkers, buggy, cracked, crackers, daft, dotty,
              fruity, haywire, kooky, kookie, loco, loony,
              loopy, nuts, nutty, round the bend, around
             the bend, wacky, whacky]
      2: mild and pleasant; "balmy days and nights"; "the climate was
         mild and conducive to life or growth" [syn: mild]
      [also: balmiest, balmier]