Simple Definition of ethereal
: in heaven
: resembling heaven : seeming to belong to another world
: very delicate
Full Definition of ethereal
2 a : lacking material substance : immaterial, intangible b : marked by unusual delicacy or refinement <this smallest, most ethereal, and daintiest of birds — William Beebe> c : suggesting the heavens or heaven
3 : relating to, containing, or resembling a chemical ether
Examples of ethereal
The windows give the church an ethereal glow.
<that ethereal attribute that every performer should have—charisma>
First Known Use of ethereal
Medical Definition of ethereal
: relating to, containing, or resembling a chemical ether
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