adjective South Midland and Southern U.S.
given to putting on airs.
Origin of airish
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Related Words for airishself-conscious, stilted, pretentious, apish, artificial, chichi, conscious, posed, unnatural, artsy, campy, highfaluting
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Historical Examples of airish
In secret she feared that Helena would be a trifle “airish,” and she felt that would be a pity.Dorothy's House Party