- r in a flippant manner
this cannot be airily explained to your children
- A new gag: Chaplin trying to light his cigar but succeeding only in lighting the cigar which another character is waving airily before his face.
- The Alsop brothers, who had considerably more reason to ask, airily wired their editors that "these particular reporters prefer their crow fricasseed.
- Dick airily dismisses the danger, and besides, his technique is actually a matter of necessity.
- Eleanor Clift in Biloxi Sun Herald
Contributing Editor Eleanor Clift writes that she recognizes that Hillary's in the fight of her life, "But I'm having a hard time with her campaign tactics. When she airily dismisses Barack Obama as someone who just makes a speech, she's insulting...