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Definition of 'aery'

Noun

  1. the lofty nest of a bird of prey (such as a hawk or eagle)
       Synonyms: aerie eyrie eyry
  2. any habitation at a high altitude
       Synonyms: aerie eyrie eyry

Adjective

  1. characterized by lightness and insubstantiality; as impalpable or intangible as air; "figures light and aeriform come unlooked for and melt away"- Thomas Carlyle; "aerial fancies"; "an airy apparition"; "physical rather than ethereal forms"
       Synonyms: aeriform aerial airy ethereal


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