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What does "Airy" mean?

Definition

(a.) Consisting of air; as, an airy substance; the airy parts of bodies (a.) Having an affected manner; being in the habit of putting on airs; affectedly grand (a.) Having the light and aerial tints true to nature (a.) Light of heart; vivacious; sprightly; flippant; superficial (a.) Open to a free current of air; exposed to the air; breezy; as, an airy situation (a.) Relating or belonging to air; high in air; aerial; as, an airy flight (a.) Relating to the spirit or soul; delicate; graceful; as, airy music (a.) Resembling air; thin; unsubstantial; not material; airlike (a.) Without reality; having no solid foundation; empty; trifling; visionary


Synonyms light, ethereal, aerial, visionary, utopian, impractical, insubstantial, unreal, aery, aired, aeriform, unsubstantial, ventilated


Example: "Airy theories about socioeconomic improvement" Example: "Airy gauze curtains" Example: "Airy rooms" Example: "An airy apparition"