Definition of airing
1 : exposure to air or heat for drying or freshening give the room an airing
2 : exposure to or exercise in the open air especially to promote health or fitness
3 : exposure to public view or notice
4 : a radio or television broadcast
Examples of airing in a sentence
A full airing of the issue is scheduled.
First Known Use of airing
AIRING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of airing for English Language Learners
: an occurrence in which something (such as an idea) is made known to many people so that it can be discussed
: an occurrence in which a radio or television program is broadcast
: an occurrence in which fresh air is allowed to fill a place or to surround something
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