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aery

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or aër·y

[air-ee, ey-uh-ree]
adjective, aer·i·er, aer·i·est.
  1. ethereal; aerial.
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Origin of aery

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1580–90; < Latin āerius < Greek āérios, equivalent to āer- aer- + -ios adj. suffix
Related formsaer·i·ly, adverb
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Related Words for aerier

aerial, airy, bleary, cloudy, diaphanous, dim, ethereal, gauzy, gossamer, hazy, milky, misty, opalescent, opaque, pearly, sheer, transparent, vaporous, aery, blurred

British Dictionary definitions for aerier

aery

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adjective poetic
  1. a variant spelling of airy
  2. lofty, insubstantial, or visionary
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Word Origin for aery

C16: via Latin from Greek aērios, from aēr air

aery

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noun plural aeries
  1. a variant spelling of eyrie
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