Definition for ethereal

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Climate change was not some distant temperature target to be hit in the ethereal future.

Back then, “Tidal” lived somewhere between Morissette’s bracing bluntness and the ethereal poetry of Tori Amos.

The ethereal quality of the bread persuaded Drewno that he needed a spread that wouldn’t saturate it in fat, which is why he started to whip butter before applying it to the slices.

In Signature’s “Midnight at the Never Get,” the lack of an audience feels part and parcel with the show’s ethereal setting.

Advocating that Google is headed towards increased search equity by pointing to an almost ethereal element, that is, the search engine’s ability to more naturally understand content is a bit abstract.

Bitcoin began 2013 with a roaring price of $770 per unit, and businesses right and left were converting to the ethereal product.

But when modern-day conservationists surveyed the offshore rocks they discovered something even more ethereal lurking within.

One skeleton in particular has become famous for the brutal way she died and the ethereal way her body was preserved.

C, lastly, I just think [Perritaz] has a natural taste for purity, delicacy, and ethereal balance.

I remember telling people at the time, ‘This kid is so ethereal and interesting.’

Her white face looked ethereal in the moonlight, and her bloodless lips were quivering with returning life.

It may be applied directly to a suspected fluid, or, better, to the ethereal extract.

Madame Colleville was a Parisian, piquant, winning and pretty, as well as clever and ethereal.

Again he sat in the soft darkness, before the ghostly glimmer of the silk, tracing upon it visions of ethereal light.

See the ideal and ethereal being whom you have been so faithfully impersonating all the afternoon!


On this page you'll find 79 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ethereal, such as: airy, celestial, exquisite, ghostly, intangible, and sublime.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.