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aery

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or a毛r路y

[ air-ee, ey-uh-ree ]
/ 藞蓻蓹r i, 藞e瑟 蓹 ri /
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Definition of aery

adjective, aer路i路er, aer路i路est.
ethereal; aerial.
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Origin of aery

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1580鈥90; <Latin 膩erius<Greek 膩茅rios, equivalent to 膩er-aer- + -ios adj. suffix

OTHER WORDS FROM aery

aer路i路ly, adverb

Other definitions for aery (2 of 2)

aery2
[ air-ee, eer-ee ]
/ 藞蓻蓹r i, 藞瑟蓹r i /

noun, plural aer路ies.
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British Dictionary definitions for aery (1 of 2)

aery1
/ (藞蓻蓹r瑟, 藞e瑟蓹r瑟) /

adjective poetic
a variant spelling of airy
lofty, insubstantial, or visionary

Word Origin for aery

C16: via Latin from Greek a膿rios, from a膿r air

British Dictionary definitions for aery (2 of 2)

aery2
/ (藞蓻蓹r瑟, 藞瑟蓹r瑟) /

noun plural aeries
a variant spelling of eyrie
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