ethereal


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Synonyms for ethereal

so light and insubstantial as to resemble air or a thin film

Synonyms for ethereal

characterized by lightness and insubstantiality

of or containing or dissolved in ether

of heaven or the spirit

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characterized by unusual lightness and delicacy

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Ethereal - Medieval Skirmish Warfare is a medieval combat action game that takes the traditional round-based combat game style and replaces guns and Kevlar with swords and armor.
This sequel to Beale series books covering the basics of the open source tools of Nessus, Snort, and Ethereal furthers developers' understanding of these applications.
Featuring an informative essay Fictional Freedom: April Gornik's Landscapes by distinguished art critic Donald Kuspit, and a conversation by Dede Young (curator of Modern and contemporary Art for the Neuberger Museum of Art) with April Gornik on and about here work, this superbly presented 167-page monograph beautifully showcases April Gornik's stunningly impressive ethereal landscapes, flawless technical skills, and her own unique "inner eye" as an artist revealing here aesthetic interpretation of natural images.
Stew falls for an ethereal freshman dancer whose first love is the stage, leaving him behind the footlights when she wins a prestigious scholarship.
The models on display included the depiction of a dream about dinosaurs, an etching of Stephen Malkoff's pen and ink of the General Sherman giant sequoia, and Clyde Butcher's ethereal ghost orchid.
A late-afternoon rainbow forms an ethereal dome for basketball games last week at Crescent neighborhood park in northeast Eugene.
This cryogenic engineering course is designed to be practical, not ethereal or theoretical, according to the sponsor.
This may sound ethereal, but the participants at the congress were very busy making it practical.
Laxon, whose husband Laurie won the race with Empire Rose in 1988, was delighted with the victory by her Ethereal which completed a Caulfield-Melbourne Cup double for the new star of Australasian racing.
ETHEREAL emerged from a photo finish and a protest hearing yesterday to become the first New Zealand-trained horse since Lord Reims in 1987 to win the pounds 2.
Such wispy, ethereal masses - almost like a solid, translucent version of beer foam - do exist.
If electrical circuits could generate and detect ethereal waves, why not the human brain?
The paintings -- in an abstract surrealism, expressionist, depict nudes in contact with their surroundings; the virgin nature in humans, and in the ethereal.
Ethernet Sniffers with SS7 Over IP SIGTRAN packet decoders, such as Ethereal, provide for a very cost effective SS7 protocol Analyzer that is utilized for: Surveillance, Call Detail Records processing, Real-Time Signaling Network Monitor, Traffic Monitor and Analysis, Alarm management, Fraud Detection, Billing Verification, Revenue Assurance and Protocol Analysis, Call Tracing and Decoding.
Next time she looked": E had learned / the new tool's / language--// bent it to his / scheming / like his best old bow // the invisible target // aches // to be seen // How E had / sped up the process / with his ethereal connections