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See definition of airiness on Dictionary.com
  • as inbuoyancy/buoyance
  • as indelicacy
  • as inlightness

synonyms for airiness

  • ethereality
  • floatability
  • levity
  • weightlessness
  • elegance
  • fragility
  • lightness
  • subtlety
  • tenderness
  • debility
  • exquisiteness
  • frailness
  • frailty
  • infirmity
  • slenderness
  • smoothness
  • softness
  • tenuity
  • translucency
  • transparency
  • weakness
  • diaphaneity
  • etherealness
  • gossameriness

antonyms for airiness

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  • blues
  • depression
  • heaviness
  • strength
  • coarseness
  • heaviness
  • indelicacy
  • inelegance
  • robustness
  • roughness
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    How to use airiness in a sentence

    It complements the strengths of the driver—detail, clarity, realism—by adding a natural sense of airiness and space to the music.
    BEST PLANAR MAGNETIC HEADPHONES OF 2022CHRIS COKEAUGUST 3, 2022POPULAR-SCIENCE
    And about him there was a gaiety, an airiness of spirit, an atmosphere of enjoyment which bespoke one who is in love with life.
    NIGHT AND MORNING, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
    He left me at last to dance with Katy, who makes up in grace and airiness what she lacks in knowledge.
    FAMILY PRIDEMARY J. HOLMES
    The second basin is supported on a forest of slender columns which give an airiness and a necessary lightness to the whole.
    THE STORY OF PERUGIAMARGARET SYMONDS
    He laughed again, and, dismissing the subject with airiness somewhat exaggerated, drew out his huge gilt snuffbox.
    AUDREYMARY JOHNSTON
    There is an airiness and transparency in that corner of the canvass, which we in vain seek elsewhere.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 68, NO. 417, JULY, 1850VARIOUS
    It was really truly 'fantastical' from the airiness of its little cupolas and galleries, and was in tolerable order.
    A DAY'S TOURPERCY FITZGERALD
    Nothing showed more vividly the peculiarity of Joan's unearthly airiness than the way in which the death affected her.
    THE PROMISE OF AIRALGERNON BLACKWOOD
    They are called beasts that have no ingenuity: and women without airiness, have generally but small sence of love.
    THE TEN PLEASURES OF MARRIAGE AND THE CONFESSION OF THE NEW-MARRIED COUPLE (1682)A. MARSH
    Dorothy Roden was not slow of speech, but she touched topics with less airiness.
    RODEN'S CORNERHENRY SETON MERRIMAN
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    WORDS RELATED TO AIRINESS

    • airiness
    • ethereality
    • floatability
    • levity
    • weightlessness
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