airing airing  /ˈɛ rɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the opening of a subject to widespread discussion and debate
  2. (n) a short excursion (a walk or ride) in the open air
  3. (n) the act of supplying fresh air and getting rid of foul air

Usage(s):

  1. Clinton 30-second spot airing in both May 6 states criticizes Obama on the gas tax, uses first-person accounts of people struggling to pay at the pump.
  2. Spokestrategist Wolfson says ads may be airing on radio, as well.
  3. Last December, Saturday Night Live's Lazy Sunday video appeared on the Net after airing on the show.

News

  1. Fox News sued over airing suicide of chase suspect (watch video)

    PHOENIX (AP) — A woman sued Fox News Network for airing live footage last fall of a carjacking suspect in a police chase committing suicide in the Arizona desert and not using a time delay that would have prevented the death from being broadcast on national television.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Reno Gazette-Journal

  2. Fox News sued over for airing footage of car-chase suspect committing suicide in Ariz. desert

    PHOENIX — A woman sued Fox News Network for airing live footage last fall of a carjacking suspect in a police chase committing suicide in the Arizona desert and not using a time delay that would have prevented the death from being broadcast on national television.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  3. Fox News sued over airing suicide of chase suspect

    A woman sued Fox News Network for airing live footage last fall of a carjacking suspect in a police chase committing suicide in the Arizona desert and not using a time delay that would have prevented the ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. But Gillett added: "If Tom wanted a serious discussion on the issues to help the club move forward, he should bring his views to the board and not to Sky Sports. Tom should stop. He knows that Rick Parry has my support and that airing his comments...
    on Apr 18, 2008 By: George Gillett Source: Asian Leader

  2. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid called it "yet another example that independence and the frank, open airing of experts' views are not welcomed in this administration."
    on Mar 12, 2008 By: Harry Reid Source: AFP

  3. "I condemn in the strongest terms the airing of Geert Wilders' offensively anti-Islamic film," Mr Ban said in a statement. "There is no justification for hate speech or incitement to violence. The right of free speech is not at stake here."
    on Mar 28, 2008 By: Ban Ki-moon Source: ABC Online

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