floating on air

Definition of floating on air

:feeling very happy
  • After he won the election, he was floating on air.

Word by Word Definitions

floating play
  1. : buoyed on or in a fluid

  2. : located out of the normal position

  3. : continually drifting or changing position

air play
  1. : breath

  2. : the mixture of invisible odorless tasteless gases (such as nitrogen and oxygen) that surrounds the earth

  3. : a light breeze

  1. : to expose to the air for drying, purifying, or refreshing : ventilate

  2. : to expose to public view or bring to public notice

  3. : to transmit by radio or television


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