Definition of airy
- airy perches
- airy leaps
- an airy fragrance
- an airy room
- airy lacework
The room is open, light, and airy.
He refused with an airy wave of his hand.
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active, animate, animated, bouncing, brisk, energetic, frisky, gay, jaunty, jazzy, kinetic, lively, mettlesome, peppy, perky, pert, racy, snappy, spanking, sparky, spirited, sprightly, springy, vital, vivacious, zippy;
on the go;
: 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
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