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(noun, verb)


There are 15 meanings of the word Air.

How to pronounce air:


Air - as a noun

A mixture of gases (especially oxygen) required for breathing; the stuff that the wind consists of

Example: "Air pollution"

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The region above the ground

Example: "Her hand stopped in mid air"

A distinctive but intangible quality surrounding a person or thing

Example: "An air of mystery"

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A slight wind (usually refreshing)

Example: "The breeze was cooled by the lake"

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breeze17gentle windzephyr23
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air currentcurrent of airwind8
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The mass of air surrounding the earth

Example: "There was great heat as the comet entered the atmosphere"

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Once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (empedocles), associated with the humour blood

A succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence

Example: "She was humming an air from beethoven"

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line4melodic linemelodic phrasemelody12strain6tune4
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Medium for radio and television broadcasting

Example: "The program was on the air from 9 til midnight"

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Travel via aircraft

Example: "Air travel involves too much waiting in airports"

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air travelaviation11
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Air - as a verb

Expose to fresh air

Example: "Aerate your old sneakers"

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aerate6air out

Be broadcast

Example: "This show will air saturdays at 2 p.m."

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Broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television

Example: "We cannot air this x-rated song"

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Expose to warm or heated air, so as to dry

Example: "Air linen"

Expose to cool or cold air so as to cool or freshen

Example: "Air the old winter clothes"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
air outvent7ventilate12

Example Sentences

"The cool air from the open window felt refreshing."
"She could feel the tension in the air as the crowd waited for the results."
"The plane soared through the air with ease."
"He filled the balloon with air before letting it go."
"The air in the room became stuffy after all the windows were closed."
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Word Game Points

Is AIR a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, air is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

AIR has a SCRABBLE points total of 3.

Is AIR a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, air is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
AIR has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 3.

Is AIR a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, air is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
AIR has a WORDFEUD points total of 3.

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