Definition of airy :
1. Consisting of air; as, an airy substance; the airy parts of bodies.
2. Having an affected manner; being in the habit of putting on airs; affectedly grand.
3. Having the light and aerial tints true to nature.
4. Light of heart; vivacious; sprightly; flippant; superficial.
5. Open to a free current of air; exposed to the air; breezy; as, an airy situation.
6. Relating or belonging to air; high in air; aerial; as, an airy flight.
7. Relating to the spirit or soul; delicate; graceful; as, airy music.
8. Resembling air; thin; unsubstantial; not material; airlike.
9. Without reality; having no solid foundation; empty; trifling; visionary.
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airy (part of speech: adjective)
light (part of speech: adjective)
immaterial (part of speech: adjective)
- The change from the close, rank ship, to large, airy, well- furnished rooms and clean attendants, was a luxury we should have enjoyed had not the dread of cholera involved all things around us in gloom and apprehension. - "Roughing it in the Bush", Susanna Moodie.
- The wind was in her golden hair, and swept to one side her light, airy costume. - "Barriers Burned Away", E. P. Roe.
- " Perhaps I know more than you think," answered McAllister, with an inane imitation of airy nonchalance. - "McAllister and His Double", Arthur Train.