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ethereal

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1 not composed of matter
  • that ethereal attribute that every performer should have—charisma

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2 resembling air in lightness
  • the bakery's scrumptious pastries have a wonderfully ethereal consistency

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3 of, relating to, or suggesting heaven
  • described as a land of ethereal beauty and tranquillity

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“Ethereal.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ethereal. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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