Airy

Definition of Airy

Air´y
a.1.Consisting of air; as, an airy substance; the airy parts of bodies.
2.Relating or belonging to air; high in air; aërial; as, an airy flight.
3.Open to a free current of air; exposed to the air; breezy; as, an airy situation.
4.Resembling air; thin; unsubstantial; not material; airlike.
5.Relating to the spirit or soul; delicate; graceful; as, airy music.
6.Without reality; having no solid foundation; empty; trifling; visionary.
Empty sound, and airy notions.
- Roscommon.
7.Light of heart; vivacious; sprightly; flippant; superficial.
8.Having an affected manner; being in the habit of putting on airs; affectedly grand.
9.(Paint.) Having the light and aërial tints true to nature.

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