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Synonyms for airy

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Synonyms for airy

of or relating to air

imposingly high

exposed to or characterized by the presence of freely circulating air or wind

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

displaying light-hearted nonchalance

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Synonyms for airy

open to or abounding in fresh air


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not practical or realizable

having little or no perceptible weight

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characterized by lightness and insubstantiality

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