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airiness

Noun

1 the property of something spacious and abounding in fresh air
2 the property of something weightless and insubstantial [syn: buoyancy]
3 lightness in movement or manner [syn: delicacy]

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Pronunciation

  • a UK /ˈeə(r)ˌɪi.nəs/ /"e@(r)%i:.n@s/

Noun

  1. Light or airy in quality or manner.
  2. insubstantiality

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