airiness airiness

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the property of something spacious and abounding in fresh air
  2. (n) the property of something weightless and insubstantial
  3. (n) lightness in movement or manner

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Interiors with paneled walls, beetle-browed fireplace mantels and massively beamed ceilings still lacked the airiness of the Sun King's era.
  2. Vhd Vhd Calvino winged it with superb airiness a Peter Pan for the space age.
  3. Impressionistic sets convey the mood of weightlessness and airiness suggested by Glazunov's pastel-colored music.

News

  1. Obsessed: Blake Lively's Bejeweled Pencil Skirt

    Blake Lively (Getty) Blake Lively nailed it at the Turbo premiere in NYC last night by joining heavy opulence with summer airiness brilliantly. The actress was Ryan Reynold 's arm candy in a bejeweled Burberry pencil skirt and delicate gray tank. Nude Louboutin pumps were a smart demure pairing while her wedding ring was the only piece of coordinating bling. Take a gander at the pics, do you ...
    on July 11, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

  2. Obsessed: Blake Lively's Bedazzled Pencil Skirt

    Blake Lively (Getty) Blake Lively nailed it at the Turbo premiere in NYC last night. She joined heavy opulence with summer airiness brilliantly. The actress was Ryan Reynold 's arm candy in a bejeweled Burberry pencil skirt and delicate gray tank. Nude Louboutin pumps were a smart demure pairing while her wedding ring was the only piece of coordinating bling. Take a gander at the pics, do you ...
    on July 11, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

Quotes

  1. Steve Fowler, Group Editor, commented "Citroen has shown considerable flair and imagination in its quest for the perfect family car, and the results are hugely impressive. We love the feeling of airiness, and we've nothing but praise for the neat...
    on Jan 19, 2007 By: Steve Fowler Source: Easier (press release)

  2. "There's an airiness to them that gives a sense of transparency," says Ms. Karan.
    on Jan 31, 2008 By: Donna Karan Source: Wall Street Journal

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