open-air

[ oh-puh n-air ]
/ ˈoʊ pənˈɛər /

adjective

existing in, taking place in, or characteristic of the open air; outdoor: The orchestra gave three open-air concerts last summer.

Origin of open-air

First recorded in 1820–30

Related forms

o·pen-air·ish, adjectiveo·pen-air·ish·ness, nouno·pen-air·ness, noun

Definition for open-air (2 of 2)

open air


noun

the outdoors.

Origin of open air

First recorded in 1520–30
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British Dictionary definitions for open-air

open air


noun

  1. the place or space where the air is unenclosed; the outdoors
  2. (as modifier)an open-air concert
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