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Definition of 'airy'


  1. open to or abounding in fresh air; "airy rooms"
       Synonyms: aired
  2. not practical or realizable; speculative; "airy theories about socioeconomic improvement"; "visionary schemes for getting rich"
       Synonyms: impractical visionary Laputan windy
  3. having little or no perceptible weight; so light as to resemble air; "airy gauze curtains"
  4. 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 aery ethereal

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