airy adjective \ˈer-ē\
: having a lot of open space through which air can move freely
: having a light or careless quality that shows a lack of concern
: very light or delicate
a : of or relating to air : atmospheric
b : high in the air : lofty <airy perches>
c : performed in air : aerial <airy leaps>
a : being light and graceful in movement or manner : sprightly, vivacious <an airy dance>
b : exceptionally light, delicate, or refined <an airy fragrance>
a : open to the free circulation of air <an airy room>
b : having openings or spaces <airy lacework>
Examples of AIRY
- The room is open, light, and airy.
- He refused with an airy wave of his hand.
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