walking on air

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of walking on air

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

Word by Word Definitions

walking play
  1. : the action of one that walks

  2. : the condition of a surface for one going on foot

  1. : able to walk : ambulatory

  2. : being the personification of a nonhuman quality or thing

  3. : used for or in walking

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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