: the mixture of invisible odorless tasteless gases (such as nitrogen and oxygen) that surrounds the earth;
: the equivalent mix of gases on another planet
- … the thin, frigid air of Mars.
- —Stefano S. Coledan
: a light breeze
: empty space
: a sudden severance of relations
[probably translation of Italian aria]
Elizabethan & Jacobean music
: an accompanied song or melody in usually strophic form
: the chief voice part or melody in choral music
: outward appearance of a thing
: a surrounding or pervading influence : atmosphere
: the look, appearance, or bearing of a person especially as expressive of some personal quality or emotion : demeanor
: public utterance
- He gave air to his opinion.
: the medium of transmission of radio waves;
: radio, television
: a football offense utilizing primarily the forward pass
- Trailing by 20 points, the team took to the air.
: an air-conditioning system
: the height achieved in performing an aerial maneuver
: the maneuver itself
- a snowboarder catching big air
in the air
: being felt or expressed by many people : in wide circulation
- There was a sense of anticipation in the air.
up in the air
: not yet settled
- a question that's still up in the air