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Air (IPA: /ˈɛɹ/)


Air (n.)

The fluid which we breathe, and which surrounds the earth; the atmosphere. It is invisible, inodorous, insipid, transparent, compressible, elastic, and ponderable.

Air (n.)

Symbolically: Something unsubstantial, light, or volatile.

Air (n.)

A particular state of the atmosphere, as respects heat, cold, moisture, etc., or as affecting the sensations; as, a smoky air, a damp air, the morning air, etc.

Air (n.)

Any aeriform body; a gas; as, oxygen was formerly called vital air.

Air (n.)

Air in motion; a light breeze; a gentle wind.

Air (n.)

Odoriferous or contaminated air.

Air (n.)

That which surrounds and influences.

Air (n.)

Utterance abroad; publicity; vent.

Air (n.)

Intelligence; information.

Air (n.)

A musical idea, or motive, rhythmically developed in consecutive single tones, so as to form a symmetrical and balanced whole, which may be sung by a single voice to the stanzas of a hymn or song, or even to plain prose, or played upon an instrument; a melody; a tune; an aria.

Air (n.)

In harmonized chorals, psalmody, part songs, etc., the part which bears the tune or melody -- in modern harmony usually the upper part -- is sometimes called the air.

Air (n.)

The peculiar look, appearance, and bearing of a person; mien; demeanor; as, the air of a youth; a heavy air; a lofty air.

Air (n.)

Peculiar appearance; apparent character; semblance; manner; style.

Air (n.)

An artificial or affected manner; show of pride or vanity; haughtiness; as, it is said of a person, he puts on airs.

Air (n.)

The representation or reproduction of the effect of the atmospheric medium through which every object in nature is viewed.

Air (n.)

Carriage; attitude; action; movement; as, the head of that portrait has a good air.

Air (n.)

The artificial motion or carriage of a horse.

Air (n.)

To expose to the air for the purpose of cooling, refreshing, or purifying; to ventilate; as, to air a room.

Air (n.)

To expose for the sake of public notice; to display ostentatiously; as, to air one's opinion.

Air (n.)

To expose to heat, for the purpose of expelling dampness, or of warming; as, to air linen; to air liquors.

Air ()

A sack or matters inflated with air, and used as a bed.

Air ()

An air sac, sometimes double or variously lobed, in the visceral cavity of many fishes. It originates in the same way as the lungs of air-breathing vertebrates, and in the adult may retain a tubular connection with the pharynx or esophagus.

Air ()

A sac or bladder full of air in an animal or plant; also an air hole in a casting.

Air ()

A railway brake operated by condensed air.

Air ()

A cavity in the cellular tissue of plants, containing air only.

Air

Various song-like vocal or instrumental compositions

Air

One of the four classical elements; universal power or pure substance

Air

Homogeneous mixture of the gaseous substances nitrogen, oxygen, and smaller amounts of other substances; gas mixture present in the Earth's atmosphere

Air

Genetic element in the species Drosophila melanogaster

Air

Category of heraldic charges

Air Synonyms

Flying, Free-flying, Aerial

Air Synonyms

Aviation, Air Travel

Air Synonyms

Airwave

Air Synonyms

Atmosphere

Air Synonyms

Atmosphere, Aura

Air Synonyms

Gentle Wind, Zephyr, Breeze

Air Synonyms

Strain, Melody, Melodic Line, Line, Tune, Melodic Phrase

Air Synonyms

Aerate, Air Out

Air Synonyms

Publicise, Publicize, Bare

Air Synonyms

Broadcast, Send, Transmit, Beam

Air Synonyms

Ventilate, Air Out, Vent

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

AAR Corp.

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Accelerated Idioventricular Rhythm

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Acetaldehyde-inducible regulation

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Acidosis-induced retinopathy

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Acquisition Information Reporting

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Action Item Report

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Action Item Resolution

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Activity Inventory Report

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Acute inflammatory reaction

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Acute inflammatory response

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Acute insulin response

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Acute insulin response to glucose

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Acute insulin responses

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Acute insulin secretory response

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Acute interstitial rejection

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Adaptive Intelligent Reflow

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Adaptive Intercommunication Requirement

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Additive Increase Rate

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Additive Increase to Rate

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Adobe Integrated Runtime

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Adobe Intergrated Runtime

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Advanced Integration Research

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Aerosolized iloprost randomized placebo-controlled study

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Aerosol ionic redistribution

AIR (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Aerospace Information Report

Air Rhymes

Aer, Air, Ayre, Baehr, Baer, Bahr, Bair, Bare, Bear, Behr, Blair, Blare, Caire, Care, Chair, Cher, Clair, Claire, Clare, Dare, Darr, Derr, Dreher, Err, Eyre, Fair, Faire, Fare, Fehr, Fer, Ferre, Flair, Flare, Fraire, Freyre, Gair, Gare, Gehr, Glare, Guerre, Hair, Haire, Hairr, Hare, Hehr, Heir, Herr, Herre, Kahre, Kehr, Khmer, Klare, Knerr, Kreher, Lair, Lare, Lehr, Mair, Maire, Mare, Mehr, Mer, Nair, Ne'er, Pair, Pare, Pear, Phair, Plair, Prayer, Rare, Reher, Sare, Sayre, Scare, Schehr, Scherr, Sehr, Serr, Share, Sherr, Skare, Snare, Spare, Square, Stair, Stare, Stehr, Sterr, Swear, Tear, Terre, Their, There, They're, Traer, Ware, Wear, Wehr, Werre, Where, Zehr

Abair, Adair, Adaire, Addair, Affair, Alair, Allaire, Astaire, Auclair, Aware, Bancaire, Beaufrere, Belair, Belaire, Beware, Bezaire, Boisclair, Coderre, Comair, Compare, Convair, Corriere, Declare, Delair, Despair, Dispair, Ensnare, Forswear, Frontiere, Geniere, Gisclair, Glenayre, Impair, Kenmare, Laware, Leclaire, Lefrere, Lemaire, Macnair, Mcnair, Midair, Moliere, Montclair, O'hare, Opere, Pentair, Pershare, Pierre, Praxair, Prepare, Repair, Santerre, Sinclair, St_clair, St_claire, Swissair, Takecare, Trosclair, Unfair, Voltaire, Westair, Whitehair

Almaguer, Bellemare, Billionaire, Canadair, Debonair, Disrepair, Doctrinaire, Icelandair, Javier, Jeanpierre, Larosiere, Laterriere, Maxicare, Microware, Millionaire, Nationair, Questionnaire, Solitaire, St_pierre, Unaware, Usair

Concessionaire
Euromobiliare, Multimillionaire

Spanish Translation

Air in Spanish is Aire

Tagalog Translation

Air in Tagalog is Hangin

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (From the enclosed booklet) Jamaican Air -- Every flight is the red-eye!" - Mitch Hedberg

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [England] a soil whose air is deemed too pure for slaves to breathe in." - Slavery

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [The Doolittle Air Raid on Tokyo in April 1942] ended the debate... as to whether Midway was to be attacked." - World War II

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A bird makes the same use of wings and tail in the air as a swimmer does of his arms and legs in the water." - Leonardo da Vinci

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A gaudy dress and gentle air May slightly touch the heart; But it's innocence and modesty that polished the dart." - Robert Burns


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